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First-Time Freshmen

At Mercy College, the world opens up for you. Featuring top-tier academic courses and a wide variety of activities, you can discover new ways to explore your interests, better yourself and shape your world.

While providing a supportive environment for our first-time, full-time freshmen, Mercy College offers a challenging and rewarding academic experience for high-achieving students who demonstrate a potential for future leadership roles. We help students develop the real-world skills they need to succeed following graduation, regardless of whether their plans include entering the workforce or pursuing graduate education. With one of the most affordable private tuition rates in the New York metropolitan area and in the country, our students can graduate ahead of the game.

Our visionary Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) Program pairs our freshmen with a personal mentor who will create a customized plan with students’ goals in mind. Our dedicated faculty and staff are committed to maximizing our students’ success throughout their college career and beyond.

Our PACT program pairs you with a professionally trained mentor for every aspect of your college experience. Together you will create a customized plan designed to guarantee success.

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