Visit Mercer

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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In-Person Visit Opportunities

Campus Tours

Available Monday through Friday, 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 Campus Tours

Available Monday through Friday at 9:00 and 2:00, our accepted student campus tour offers an opportunity to connect with your admissions counselor and enjoy a student-led walking tour of campus as you prepare to join Mercer's newest incoming class.

Saturday Showcase

Open to high school juniors and seniors, our Saturday Showcase features a student-led campus tour, faculty and student panel, an opportunity to connect with admissions counselors, and more.

Counselor Connection

Open to high school juniors and seniors, Counselor Connection features a student-led campus tour, current Mercer student Q&A, an opportunity to connect with admissions counselors, and more. Counselor Connections are available on select Saturdays throughout the year.

Business Scholarship Challenge

Open to prospective transfer students and high school seniors interested in pursuing a major in Mercer's Stetson-Hatcher School of Business, the Business Scholarship Challenge offers an opportunity to interview with faculty, staff, and alumni, and to learn more about your academic and extracurricular opportunities.

Media Changemaker Scholars Competition

Open to prospective transfer students and high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in Journalism or Media Studies, the Media Changemaker Scholars Competition features an opportunity to explore your journalism and media interests and learn more about your opportunities in Mercer's Center for Collaborative Journalism.

Transfer Student Tour

Get an overview of the transfer admissions process followed by a student-led walking tour of campus during this event designed exclusively for students interested in transferring to Mercer.

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Virtual Visit Opportunities

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 concludes with a live Q&A with an admissions counselor.

Current Student Q&A

Join our live virtual student forum available on Thursdays at 4:00 p.m. 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.

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.

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.

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.

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!