University Communications

Message to the Mercer Community from President Underwood

June 30, 2020

We ended the 2019-20 academic year at Mercer with much to celebrate. More than 1,800 students earned degrees at the conclusion of the spring semester. We will celebrate their graduations at commencement ceremonies on August 7 (Law School), August 8 (Macon) and August 9 (Atlanta).

Message to the Mercer Community from President Underwood

May 1, 2020

As final examinations wrap up and we head into what is traditionally a joyous commencement season, I want to say how proud I am of our students, faculty and staff who have effectively managed this unexpected coronavirus-altered landscape.

Update on May Commencements

April 14, 2020

I had very much hoped that we would be able to hold our traditional commencement celebrations as scheduled. While we are making progress as a state...

Important Coronavirus Update

March 27, 2020

A graduate student enrolled on Mercer University’s Macon campus tested positive today for COVID-19 in Atlanta, which is the student’s permanent residence...

Message to the Mercer Community from President Underwood

March 27, 2020

It is with tremendous regret that I inform you that we will not be returning to in-person instruction this semester, but will instead continue offering instruction in all our courses in a virtual format only...

Message for Mercer University Staff from President Underwood

March 19, 2020

Our campuses are far less populated than is usual. All of our classes are being taught virtually for the time being. Most of our residential students in Macon have returned home...

Message to the Mercer Community from President Underwood

March 15, 2020

In my last message, I committed to communicate information to the University community as new developments arise and if circumstances change in a material way...

Message to the Mercer Community from President Underwood

March 13, 2020

This is an exciting time of year for our students. Many are working toward completion of research and design projects that are the culmination of weeks, months...

International Travel Registration

March 12, 2020

Faculty and staff are being asked to register their international travel.

Message From President Underwood

March 10, 2020

The University continues to monitor developments related to the spread of the newest strain of coronavirus, following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control...

Message to Students from VP and Dean of Students Doug Pearson

March 6, 2020

The Mercer University administration continues to monitor the current global outbreak of the new coronavirus, COVID-19, which is evolving each day in...

Message to Faculty and Staff from Human Resources

March 6, 2020

The world health community continues to monitor closely the emergence of the “Coronavirus Disease 2019” (COVID-19). At this time, no one knows how severe...