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.

Choose Your Area of Study

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


Fall 2019 Dining Series

Friday, September 13, 2019 | 5:00 pm
Marriott Café, Center for Academic Engagement

Roche Guest Artist Series: Jared Hancock

Monday, September 16, 2019 | 8:00 pm
Walker Recital Hall

'Voting Rights in America: A Constitution Day Teach-In'

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 | 9:00 am
Mercy Heritage Room

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