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Fast Facts About Gwynedd Mercy University

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Ranking Housing

GMercyU is listed by U.S. News & World Report among the best master’s-level colleges and universities in the North.

More than 40% of our full-time undergraduate students live on campus among four resident halls. Accommodations include traditional residence hall living and suites.

Average Class Size Campus Size


160 beautiful acres in suburban Philadelphia

Academic Programs

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GMercyU has five Schools: Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Frances M. Maguire School of Nursing and Health Professions and School of Graduate and Professional Studies. Majors offered in more than 40 programs. Associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees offered in traditional, accelerated, and online formats.

Philadelphia: 30
Pocono Mountains: 90
New Jersey Shore: 100

Admissions Athletics

Rolling admissions. 91% of students receive financial aid. Average SAT range has been between 850 and 1100 (based on critical reading and math scores only).

19 NCAA Division III men’s and women’s sports teams. New turf field built in 2009.

Student Enrollment

Campus Life

2,500 total
1,260 full-time undergraduates

An active campus with more than 30 clubs and activities that abound with leadership opportunities. Choose from academics, athletics, the arts or service opportunities.

Faculty Student Body

78 full-time faculty
Many professors have a PhD or the highest degree in their field.

A diversified mix of students from various religious, economic and ethnic backgrounds.

After Gwynedd Mercy University School Colors

95% of our students are employed at graduation or enrolled to pursue their graduate studies.

Red and gold

Accreditation Mascot

Gwynedd Mercy University is accredited by the Middle States Association Commission on Higher Education.


Student/Faculty Ratio Alumni Network

13 to 1

More than 16,000 alumni throughout the United States and around the world.


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