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Mercyhurst University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Erie, PA

Location and Setting


Erie Population
101,047
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Buffalo
Campus Size
88 acres

Weather

Temperature
18.2 average low in January, 75.3 average high in September
Rain
164 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Erie
Nearest Train Station
5 mile(s) from campus in Erie

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Men only housing, women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
68% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
32%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Not available
Other
campus-wide camera system

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
 
School Colors
Royal blue and kelly green

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Crew x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf x x x x
Ice Hockey x x x x
Lacrosse x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Water Polo x x x x
Wrestling     x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf x x
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x x
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Crew x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf x x
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis x x
Volleyball    
Water Polo x x
Wrestling x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, football, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, student newspaper, student government, chorus, admission ambassadors, amnesty international, the merciad (student newspaper)
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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