555 BroadwayDobbs Ferry, NY 10522 914-674-7324
http://www.mercy.edu admissions@mercy.edu
About Mercy College
  • Year of Foundation 1950
  • Size of Campus 90 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,636
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 67%, 33%, 5%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 16,490
  • Room and Board $11,140
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 5,516
Mercy College is dedicated to making a high-quality education attainable offering more than 90 undergraduate and graduate programs within its five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. The New York metropolitan area college of nearly 10,000 students has four campus locations including: Dobbs Ferry, Bronx, Manhattan, and Yorktown Heights and offers more than 25 degree programs online.Mercy College is committed to providing motivated students the opportunity to transform their lives through higher education by offering liberal arts and professional programs in personalized and high quality learning environments, thus preparing students to embark on rewarding careers, to continue learning throughout their lives and to act ethically and responsibly in a changing world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Latin-American Student Association, International Friendship Club
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Christian Ministry
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of honor societies Delta Mu Delta, Alpha Phi Sigma, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Phi Omega, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Tau Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Pi Gamma Mu, Phi Sigma Tau, Phi Sigma Iota, Psi Chi, Psi Chi
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of frats 0
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, smoking prohibited
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus White Plains, NY (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport JFK International Airport - Queens, NY (30), La Guardia Airport - Flushing NY (23)
  • Distance to nearest train Ardsley, NY (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 1
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 3%
  • College campus housing availability No
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Museums Mercy College Center for Digital Arts
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 40%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 13,000
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs New York City Department of Education, Merrill Lynch, Citibank, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Department of Veterans Affairs, Jacobi Medical Center, Consolidated Edison, Showtime Networks, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Regeneron Pharmaceutical, New Yor
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village