The school is a somewhat selective school. They receive about 3,900 applications every admission cycle. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 82 percent which equals about 3,200 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the term begins, only about 610 or 19% of the candidates who obtained acceptance letter from Mercyhurst University decide to attend. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 40% and 59% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 56% were typically women preferred Mercyhurst University after receiving the acceptance letter and 43% were men. Applicants should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Mercyhurst University when applying. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 19 - 24 for ACT or 990 - 1,190 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment. Mercyhurst University’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply at Mercyhurst University, you will need to have these required documents: Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle. Test scores last reported in 2013
Applications
3,893
Male 1,576
Female 2,317

 

Acceptance
3,199
Male 1,276
Female 1,923

 

Enrollment Total
613
Male 267
Female 346


Acceptance Rate
82.2%
Male
81%
Female
83%

 

Yield
19.2%
Male
20.9%
Female
18%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

$0



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record


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