Alumni & Friends

Who Are Mercy College Alumni?

Mercy College alumni have gone on to become successful leaders in business, government, music, television, law enforcement, science, medicine, and education. They have earned Ph.D's, written award-winning novels, and played professional sports.

For over 60 years, Mercy College alumni have been making us proud and we are honored to be a part of their story of success. Click here to read some of their stories.

We invite all of our alumni to reconnect and share their story with their classmates and the entire Mercy family. Contact us at or 914-674-7759 today!



The Office of Alumni Relations is dedicated to advancing the Mercy College mission of providing motivated students the opportunity to transform their lives through higher education. Guided by the College's strategic objectives, the Office of Alumni Relations nurtures lifelong, mutually beneficial relationships with alumni, parents, friends, and organizations that result in volunteer engagement and philanthropic support.


What does the Office of Alumni Relations do?

  • Promotes fellowship among alumni

  • Cultivates leadership and financial support for College priorities

  • Seeks to increase the percentage of alumni involved in on and off campus programs

  • Identifies and cultivates future alumni leaders

  • Provides insight and resources to secure mentoring, internship and employment opportunities for current students and alumni

How do I become a member?

All Mercy College graduates are alumni. There are no dues to join or belong.


What are the benefits to membership?

  • Monthly issues of the Mercy College e-newsletter and periodic College updates

  • Free lifetime access to Mercy College's Career Services

  • Invitations to events such as Alumni Reunion Weekend and networking, professional, cultural and social events.

Click here for a full list of benefits.


How can alumni help Mercy College?

As proud Mercy College graduates, you can help maintain strong connections to your alma mater by attending Mercy College events regularly and staying in touch with your classmates. In addition, annual gifts to Mercy College are encouraged to ensure that future generations of students receive the same transformative education that you enjoyed. Tuition covers only part of the cost of a Mercy College education. The College relies on the generosity of alumni, parents and friends for the remaining support.


Are there affinity and affiliate groups?

Yes. Mercy College has alumni of all ages from around the nation. There are regional groups as well as school and program affinity groups.


Where is the Office of Alumni Relations located?

The Office of Alumni Relations is located on the first floor of Verrazzano Hall at the Dobbs Ferry Campus. Alumni are welcome to visit Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.


Why is it important to share my contact information?

We maintain a database of more than 45,000 alumni. Please be sure to keep your mailing address, phone number and e-mail address up to date with the Alumni Office. To update your contact information CLICK HERE.


If you would like to volunteer on behalf of Mercy College or want more information, please contact us at or 914-674-7759.