Information for
Accepted Students

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Welcome to Mercer

Over the coming weeks, you will receive important information to help you prepare for your first year at Mercer. Check your email regularly for notifications and reminders, and follow the steps below to complete the enrollment process.

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First Things First

Submit your $500 enrollment deposit by May 1 to secure your spot in Mercer University’s incoming class as well as your access to housing self-assignment and priority registration.

We understand that COVID-19 may be affecting your college search process. Please know that our team in the Office of University Admissions is here to help. All enrollment deposits will be refundable until June 1. Contact your admissions counselor if you need assistance or accommodation during this time.


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Additional Information

For International and Transfer Students

International Students Graduating from a School in Georgia

Students who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents must submit a valid government-issued passport and a U.S.-issued F-1 Student Visa to enroll at Mercer. To obtain the F-1 Visa, you'll need to complete an I-20 form. The University has been authorized under federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students and to issue I-20 Forms. A Declaration of Finances, in U.S. dollar equivalents, verifying that you have adequate financial resources to cover the costs of attending Mercer University is also required as part of the Visa process.

Transfer Students

Next steps for transfer students vary slightly from next steps for first-year students, so we've made a list specifically for you. Take a look at the the transfer enrollment checklist to see your dates, deadlines, and reminders as you complete the enrollment process at Mercer.

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