Visit Campus

Websites and brochures never tell the whole story. Visit in person and experience the undeniable, energizing spirit of Bear Territory for yourself.

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Where To Stay

Discover Mercer

Get a Preview of Bear Territory

Daily Campus Tours

Available Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., our daily campus tour offers an overview of Mercer, the admissions process, academics, student life, and financial aid, followed by a student-led walking tour of campus. The combined presentation and campus tour is approximately two hours and will begin and end at the Emily Parker Myers Admissions and Welcome Center.

Saturday Tours

Offered on select Saturdays during the academic year, our Saturday Tour offers an overview of Mercer, the admissions process, academics, student life, and financial aid, followed by a student-led walking tour of campus. The combined presentation and campus tour is approximately two hours.

Class Visits

Designed to showcase Mercer’s top-tier academics, class visits are open exclusively to high school seniors and transfer students and allow you to see the hands-on learning approach that makes the Mercer University classroom experience unlike any other.

Group Visits

Campus tours for groups of 10 or more are available Monday through Thursday by appointment only. Group tours are not offered on weekends or during peak periods. To schedule a group visit, contact the Office of University Admissions at admissions@mercer.edu.

SPECIAL VISITATION DAYS

An In-Depth Look at Life as a Mercer Bear

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Saturday Preview

March 14

Open to high school students and their families, our Saturday Preview features a student-led campus tour, academics and campus life showcase, special interest sessions, a residence hall tour, an optional historic Macon tour, and more.

Upcoming Saturday Preview

March 14

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Mercer Day and Night

February 6 | February 27 | March 19 | April 7

This event is open exclusively to high school seniors and is designed to offer a firsthand experience of life as a Mercer Bear. Stay on campus overnight with your first-year host, dine in Mercer's Fresh Food Company, attend a class, tour campus, and meet with your admissions counselor.

Upcoming Day & Night

February 6

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Transfer Student Twilight Tour

March 12 | April 9 | May 7

Looking to transfer to Mercer? This event is for you! Our Transfer Student Twilight Tour begins with an information session that provides a brief overview of Mercer, the transfer student admissions process, financial aid opportunities, academic programs, and student life. Following the session, enjoy a student-led tour of campus.

Upcoming Transfer Student Twilight Tour

March 12

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Transfer Student Tour

February 12

Visit Mercer's campus in person to experience the spirit of Bear Territory for yourself. Get an overview of the admissions process, academics, student life, and more.

Upcoming Transfer Student Tour

February 12

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Bears On Deck

Designed for rising juniors and seniors in high school, Bears On Deck is a great way to learn more about Mercer. Attend information sessions covering topics such as the admissions process, financial aid, and more. Take a campus tour, chat with current students to get the "inside scoop" on life at Mercer, and enjoy lunch with your admissions counselor.

Upcoming Bears On Deck

June 5

Life in Macon

Explore Our Hometown

Macon’s 6 Most Instagram-Worthy Places

While you're at Mercer, take some time to explore Macon, too. Our hometown has all the amenities of a big city with the charm of a small town. Check out our list of Macon’s 6 most Instagram-worthy places.

21 Things to Add to Your Macon Bucket List

From floating down the Ocmulgee River to catching a concert at one of Macon’s historic venues or checking out one of the local restaurants downtown, there’s always something fun to do! Don’t know where to start? No worries – we’ve created the ultimate Macon bucket list to help!