GMercyU students enjoy class outside in front of Assumption Hall, childhood home of the real James Bond.
Join a rich tradition of service
See the difference Mercy makes
Bring your future into focus
"By having people believe in us here, we believe in others the rest of our lives." - J. Caffarello, '16
"The chance to network with industry professionals and learn first-hand was priceless." - J. McArdle, '16

About GMercyU

Gwynedd Mercy University, one of 17 Sisters of Mercy colleges and universities in the United States, is rooted in service and the liberal arts. 

At GMercyU, you can choose from more than 40 academic programs and enjoy a vibrant student life on our private 314-acre campus close to Philadelphia, one of the largest (and best!) cities on the east coast.

Here, traditional college-aged and adult students will find a caring and supportive environment, and a deep commitment to making a difference - for ourselves and for others.


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Combining education for professional success with the Mercy tradition of service to society

Based in the Mercy tradition of service, we offer our students plenty of ways to help others—and grow spiritually and intellectually in the process. 

GMercyU ranks in the Top 6% Nationally in 10-Year Earnings for GMercyU grads, according to Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce.