Visiting and Contact Info
|Admissions Office Contact:||Tara Fay-Reilly|
|Title:||Senior Director of Admissions|
|Admissions Office Address:||555 Broadway|
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
|Admissions Office Phone:||1-877-MERCY-GO|
|Admissions Office Fax:||914-674-7608|
|Admissions Office Email:||email@example.com|
|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 18:1.
The main campus is located in Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., 25 miles north of New York City, with additional locations in Manhattan, Bronx and Yorktown Heights. 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 2013 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
|Campus Visiting Center:||No|
| Appointment Required:||Yes|
| Tour Dates:||Year-round|
|Average Length:||30 min.|
|Contact Email Address to Sign-Up:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|On Campus Interviews:||Yes|
|Length of Advance Notice:||1 week|
|Saturday Appointments Available:||Yes|
|Average Length of Interview:||30 min.|
|Email Address to Sign-Up:||email@example.com|
|Arrangements:||Contact Admissions Office|
|Contact Email Address for Faculty Visit:||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact Email Address for Coach Visit:||email@example.com|
|Arrangements:||Contact Admissions Office|
|Overnight Dorm Stays:||Not Available|
|Types of Transportation Available to Campus:|
Metro-North Train, Public buses, JFK Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Westchester County Airport, Taxi
|Driving Instructions to Campus:|
From Lower Westchester County & New York City:
Saw Mill River Parkway (North):
To Dobbs Ferry Exit. Turn left onto Ashford Avenue. Turn right onto Broadway (Rt. 9), continue 1/2 mile to entrance on left.
New York Thruway (North):
To Exit 7, Ardsley. Turn right at end of ramp and continue to traffic light. Turn left onto Ashford Avenue. Follow route as above.
From Northern Westchester & Putnam Counties:
Saw Mill River Parkway (South):
To Dobbs Ferry Exit. Exit onto Ashford Avenue. Follow route as above
From Rockland & Orange Counties & New Jersey:
Tappan Zee Bridge:
Exit immediately after toll (exit 9). Turn left at end of ramp onto Broadway (Rt. 9). Continue 4 miles on entrance on right.
From Westchester County & Connecticut:
Cross Westchester Expressway (West), to New York Thruway (North):
To Exit 9, last exit before Tappan Zee Bridge. Turn left at end of ramp onto Rt. 119. Turn left at traffic light onto Broadway (Rt.9). Continue 4 miles to entrance on right.
Mercy College is just a short walk from the Ardsley-on-Hudson Station of the Metro North Hudson Line.