Information for School Counselors

Helping your students plan for the future is a big responsibility, and we want to partner with you for their success.

Student Stories

Meet Our Mercerians

  • Chonch Chantha
  • Katie Johnson
  • Nadia Pressley


These numbers reflect the averages from our incoming class and are not minimum admission requirements.

  • 27

    ACT Score

  • 1280

    SAT Score

  • 3.94

    Academic GPA

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The Mercer Team

Our admissions counselors are dedicated to guiding you and your students through every step of the college search process. Contact your counselor with any questions you may have throughout the year.

Student Leading Tour

Campus Visitation

The best way for you and your students to get a feel for Mercer is to visit in person and experience the culture, climate, and personality of Bear Territory.

Student Applying

Application for Admission

Mercer offers two ways to apply for admission: The Common Application or the Mercer Application. We do not have a preference, and we encourage your students to use the option that is most convenient for them.

For information about application dates, deadlines, and documents, visit the First-Year Admissions page.

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Enrollment Checklist

Help your accepted students stay on track with our comprehensive list of next steps, including information about housing contracts, Summer Orientation, immunization forms, financial aid, and more.

Life in Macon

Located in the heart of Georgia, Mercer's hometown of Macon offers a thriving downtown, beautiful public parks, iconic historical landmarks, and so much more.


If you would like to request admissions information or recruitment materials such as brochures, posters, etc., contact the Office of University Admissions at 478.301.2650 or