At Mercy College, the wellness, security and safety of our students is of utmost importance to us. We provide a supportive environment that includes a variety of helpful services in order to ensure that your children have a positive and rewarding experience at Mercy College and beyond.
Mercy College’s mission is to make a college education an affordable option for students so they do not graduate with a significant amount of debt. We offer one of the lowest private tuition rates in the New York area, well below the national average. We also offer generous financial aid packages for deserving students.
The Vitale Center for Academic Excellence and Innovation, with Learning Centers on all four Mercy campuses, provides a friendly learning environment in which students can receive tutoring in an extensive range of subjects from highly trained staff of faculty, peer tutors and writing specialists.
The Student Services assists students with successfully registering for courses, filing the correct financial aid documents, working out a payment plan, requesting transcripts and more.
The Office of ACCESSibility works to provide equal accessibility to members of the Mercy college community. Specifically, they work with students who have documented disabilities in order to assure that college services are delivered equitably and efficiently. The Office of ACCESSibility collaborates with and empowers students who have disabilities in order to coordinate support services and programs that enable equal access to a quality education and engaging student life.
The Office of Career Services at Mercy College provides students with resources such as résumé development, interview coaching, job and internship search and provides instruction in career readiness with the goal of each student developing lifelong, self-directed career management skills.
Our main campus overlooking the historic Hudson River is located in a safe, residential suburban neighborhood in Dobbs Ferry, New York. Security officers patrol the campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Security officers are also stationed at our branch campuses during hours of operation. Students are required to carry their ID cards at all times.
The Health Office is located at the Dobbs Ferry campus. Where registered nurses provide services, including treatment of minor injuries and illnesses, general first aid, information on preventive health care and wellness as well as many other free services.