Visit Mercer

Websites and brochures never capture the whole story. Visit Mercer and experience firsthand the undeniable energizing spirit of Bear Territory.

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Meet our Tour Guides

Connect with current Mercer students, learn more about our hometown, and meet our tour guides!

Discover Mercer

Get a Preview of Bear Territory

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.

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.

Saturday Visit

Mercer’s Saturday Visit features a student-led campus tour, current Mercer student Q&A, an opportunity to connect with admissions counselors, and more.

Group Tours

Available on Tuesdays and Thursdays for high school students, our group tours feature an admissions presentation and walking tour of our historic Macon Campus.


An In-Depth Look at Life as a Mercer Bear

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Mercer Showcase

Open to high school students and their families, our Mercer Showcase features a student-led campus tour, academics and campus life showcase, an opportunity to meet with admissions counselors, and more.

See For Yourself

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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!