Visit Mercer

The Office of University Admissions will begin offering in-person campus tours on Monday, June 15. To help protect the health of our students, faculty, staff, and visitors, we have implemented enhanced cleaning and sanitizing of campus facilities along with a number of new operating procedures, and we will continue to offer alternative virtual visit opportunities. We are fully committed to serving you and your family in the days ahead.


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Discover Mercer Virtually

Get a Preview of Bear Territory

In-Person 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.

Accepted Student In-Person Campus Tours

Available Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 2:00 p.m., our campus tour for accepted students offers an opportunity to connect with your admissions counselor, followed by a student-led walking tour of campus. The tour will begin and end at the Emily Parker Myers Admissions and Welcome Center.

Virtual Campus Tours

Available Monday through Friday at 1:00 p.m., our daily tour webinar includes a live, counselor-led information session featuring an overview of Mercer, the admissions process, academics, student life, and financial aid, followed by an interactive virtual tour of campus. The session will conclude with a live Q&A with an admissions counselor.

Virtual Student Lunch

Available Monday through Friday at 12:00 p.m., join our live virtual student forum on your lunch hour. During this time, current students are available to answer both prospective and admitted student questions regarding life as a first-year student, how to choose a major, how to get involved on campus, and more.

For Accepted Students

Value of a Mercer Education

A Mercer degree is an important investment in your future, and we are committed to your academic success. During this presentation, we will discuss financial aid, academics, and more.

July 13 | 4:00 p.m.

New Student Necessities

Hear from Mercer's Office of Academic and Advising Services to learn how you can be successful during your first year at Mercer.

July 15 | 11:00 a.m.

For Parents and Families of Accepted Students

Parent and Family Q&A Webinar

Join us online for a webinar specific for parents to learn more about your student’s next steps in the admissions and enrollment process. Ask questions and learn about upcoming deadlines and what to expect as your student prepares to join Mercer’s newest incoming class.

July 16 | 12:00 p.m.

For All Students

Bands, Beats, and Bears: Oh My

Learn more about Mercer’s Athletic and Ensemble Bands and hear about what makes Mercer’s Instrumental Programs such an important part of Bear Nation.

July 14 | 3:00 p.m.

For Juniors and Senior Applicants

Preparing for your College Search Process

Specifically for high school juniors, join us to discuss the admissions process, financial aid opportunities, and more.

July 23 | 2:00 p.m.

Applying to Mercer

Do you have questions about applying to Mercer? During this presentation, we will discuss navigating the admissions process with Mercer University.

July 15 | 3:00 p.m.

For Transfer Students

Transfer Next Steps Webinar

Join us online for a live information session led by our admissions staff to discuss your next steps as a transfer student at Mercer University.

July 15 | 4:00 p.m.

Transfer Student Webinar

Join us as we discuss the admissions and financial aid process for transfer students. This presentation will highlight the resources and benefits Mercer provides to transfer students.

July 22 | 4:00 p.m.

SPECIAL VISITATION DAYS

An In-Depth Look at Life as a Mercer Bear

Mercer student tour

Transfer Student Tour

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

July 14

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!