Carpe Diem.

Grounded in the ideals of service, hospitality and entrepreneurship that inspired our founders, a Mercyhurst education encourages the development of lifelong passions and engagement with the larger world. Inspired by our motto, "Carpe Diem," our faculty and students embrace innovation and leadership in service, as they make a difference within our gates and around the world.

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With more than 100 academic disciplines, Mercyhurst affords you the opportunity for passionate study in virtually any field.


Readings at the Roost: Irish Ghost Stories

Monday, October 14, 2019 | 7:00 pm
The Roost, Carolyn Herrmann Student Union

Faculty Recital Series: Amanda Sage, flute

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 | 8:00 pm
Walker Recital Hall

Mercyhurst North East Fall Dining Series

Thursday, October 17, 2019 | 6:00 pm
Carriage Way and Stone Chapel Dining Rooms

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