A ‘Best Value’ Among National Universities

Mercer is one of U.S. News & World Report’s best values among national universities based on academic quality and a student’s average cost of attendance once financial aid is applied.

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Why Mercer

Making A Genuine Difference

We hold ourselves to a different set of standards – incorporating a higher sense of purpose to everything we do. This takes us beyond campus walls to Vietnam, Botswana or wherever we are needed.

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Mercer has given me the practical skills and knowledge to be successful in my job. … My goal is to help other students, maybe nontraditional or first-generation students like myself, ultimately reach their goals and be successful in college.

Jessica Herndon, Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership, ‘21

Jessica Herndon

Mercer has given me a lot of opportunities to utilize the skills that I've been honing privately, on a stage or in front of people. Since I want to be a teacher, Mercer has provided me many opportunities to showcase my abilities.

Cameron Rolling, Bachelor of Music Education, ‘21

Cameron Rolling

My world has changed during my time at Mercer. My horizons have widened. The way that I think about myself and my confidence in myself have strengthened.

Yasmeen Hill, Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Media Studies, ‘21

Yasmeen Hill

This is Mercer

Embracing the Orange and Black

Students from all over the world discover a college experience at Mercer that fits their unique needs, interests and goals.
  • Academics

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  • Admissions

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  • Life at Mercer

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  • About Mercer

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  • Discovery and Innovation

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  • Global Impact

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