Most Popular Places On Campus
Waterfront campus on the Hudson River
New State-of-the-Art Library
Music and Recording Studio
Roy Disney Center for Computer Animation
Founded in 1950, Mercy College is a private, not-for-profit institution offering a curriculum of liberal arts and sciences education as well as pre-professional and professional programs. Mercy offers more than 90 academic programs across five schools: Business, Education, Health and Natural Sciences, Liberal Arts, and Social and Behavioral Sciences. Mercy offers an engaging and personalized learning experience that includes the College’s revolutionary Personalized Achievement Contract (PACT) program, which is the first of its kind and now serves as a nationally recognized model for mentoring.
Ranked as one of the most affordable, not-for profit, private institutions in the country, Mercy is committed to preparing students for rewarding, in-demand careers. Students receive individualized attention with a student to faculty ratio of 19:1.
The main campus is located in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., 25 miles north of New York City, with additional locations in Manhattan, Bronx, Yorktown Heights and Online. Opportunities for students include the prestigious Honors Program, competitive Division II athletics, diverse student clubs and organizations, study abroad opportunities, and community service projects.
The College was named one of 200 unique Colleges of Distinctions nationally, and has been named “Best Return on Tuition Investment” by Payscale.com, “Best Lifetime Return on Investment” by AffordableCollegesOnline.org, ranked in the top 15 percent of military friendly colleges nationwide by GI Jobs Magazine and Victory Media, and ranked in the top 15 percent of Online Graduate Nursing Programs by US News. The Honors program has been named a “Smart Choice Honors Program” by Peterson's Honors Programs and Colleges Guide. Mercy College has a rich traditional of giving back and was named a 2014 national leader in community service by the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
Most Popular Places Off Campus
Madison Square Garden
Empire State Building
Major League Baseball Events, Six Flags Theme Park, NBA Games