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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Campus Map

Directions to Campus

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

January 25 | 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

January 25

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Mercer Day and Night

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

January 14

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Pre-Law Day

Join us for this preview event and explore all of your undergraduate options on Mercer's pre-law track. Learn about the law school admissions process and our 3+3 Accelerated Law Degree, sit in on a mock trial, and talk with current students and faculty from Mercer's School of Law.

See For Yourself

January 25

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Transfer Student Twilight Tour

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

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!