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.


The Heart’s Bright and Dark Light

Monday, January 13, 2020 | 11:00 am
Cummings Gallery

MIAC Live: We Banjo 3

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 | 7:30 pm
Walker Recital Hall

Family Weekend 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020 | 9:00 am

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