Orientation Weekend 2018

Orientation Weekend 2018

8:00 am to 7:00 pm

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Welcome to #GriffinNation18! We can't wait for you to arrive on campus and begin your journey as a GMercyU Griffin!

New Student Orientation is a mandatory Orientation for ALL first-year (freshmen) students. Transfer students are welcome and encouraged to attend all or part of the festivities.

There will be general events and events tailored specifically for first-time students, transfer students, commuters, residents, and even parents*!

Move-In Day

Orientation 2018: Move-In Day

Residence Halls
8:00 am to 11:00 am

Orientation Weekend 2018 kicks off with Move-In Day! Our Mercy Movers will be on-hand to help you move into your Residence Hall. Check back soon for more details!

Day of Service

GMercyU's Day of Service is one of our biggest traditions! First-year and transfer students will participate in their first service activity as Griffins during Orientation Weekend. Students will either participate in projects on campus or at local sites. More details to follow. 

GMercyU Alumni

GMercyU alumni are invited to join Griffin Nation '18 for a day of service and giving back. RSVP by Monday, August 6 to Gianna Quinn at or 215-641-5554. Families are welcome to join! 


Transfer Tuesday - September

Admissions House
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Attend a Transfer Tuesday Event at Gwynedd Mercy University and meet with an Admissions Counselor, get all your transfer questions answered, and receive an on-the-spot, unofficial transcript evaluation!

Appointments are available from 9:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. There will also be an information session and campus tour at 11:00 a.m.

Schedule Your Appointment Today! Contact Admissions at 215-641-5510 or

GMercyU Evening Open House

GMercyU Evening Open House

University Hall
6:30 pm

Are your weekends packed with sports, work and other activities?! No worries!

GMercyU is hosting an Evening Open House on Monday, September 17 so you can learn more about programs, chat with Admissions Counselors, and tour our beautiful campus. 


Why wait for an admissions decision when you can get one on the spot? Become a Griffin instantly at GMercyU's Instant Decision Day! 

GMercyU 2018 Golf Tournament

32 Annual Golf Tournament

Manufacturers' Golf & Country Club
12:00 pm

Gwynedd Mercy University is hosting its 32 Annual Golf Tournament at Manufacturers' Golf & Country Club on September 24, 2018. Click link above for more details!


Accounting and Finance Career Fair

Cabrini University in Grace Hall Atrium
9:00 am to 12:00 pm

This free career fair will give students and alumni a chance to speak with employers in the accounting and financial sectors about jobs and internships. No registration is needed. 

The event is sponsored by the schools of the Southeastern Pennsylvania Consortium for Higher Education (SEPCHE), a consortium of eight higher education institutions including GMercyU. 

Find Grace Hall Atrium using this campus map. 



Homecoming 2018: Red and Gold Pinterest Party

Genuardi Pavilion
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Get your creative on and join in on the Red and Gold Pinterest Party. Make your flair for the weekend’s homecoming festivities!

Audience: Students


Homecoming 2018: Food Truck Festival

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Swing by and enjoy the evening at GMercyU. Enjoy music, sample food from local food trucks and have some fun with friends! Tickets available for food purchase on site.

Audience: Students, Alumni, Community