Mercy College

Mission Statement

Mercy College is committed to providing motivated students the opportunity to transform their lives through higher education by offering liberal arts and professional programs in personalized and high quality learning environments, thus preparing students to embark on rewarding careers, to continue learning throughout their lives and to act ethically and responsibly in a changing world.


Mercy College
555 Broadway
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
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Contact Information

General Information: 800-637-2969

College at a Glance

  • School Type:
    Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Faculty:
    804 Faculty Members | 19:1 Student:Faculty Ratio
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Mission Highlights:
    Institution is open to the public

Top Five Largest Sports Teams:

Male Sports

  • Lacrosse
  • Baseball
  • Soccer
  • Basketball

Female Sports

  • Softball
  • Soccer
  • Lacrosse
  • Field Hockey
  • Volleyball

Tuition & Fees Per Year





Student Body Breakdown

Total Enrolled:

Student Demographics

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  • 69.25% (Female Students)
  • 30.75% (Male Students)
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  • 3.86% (Asian)
  • 0.27% (Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander)
  • 25.99% (Black)
  • 34.14% (Caucasian)
  • 35.46% (Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.28% (American Indian/Alaska Native)

Pay For College with ROTC

Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) is a college scholarship program that prepares students to become military officers. Offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities, it can help cover the costs of tuition and expenses.
Learn more about ROTC. Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program, offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities across the United States, that prepares young adults to become military officers. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, ROTC students commit to serve in the Military after graduation (generally three to four years of Active Duty).
Learn more about ROTC

Army ROTC: yes  Navy ROTC: no  Air Force ROTC: yes 

Undergraduate Admissions

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  • 5,728 Apply
  • 4,118 Are Accepted
  • 747 Actually Attend

Types of Degrees Offered

  • yes Certificate
  • yes Associate's Degree
  • yes Bachelor's Degree
  • yes Master's Degree
  • yes Doctoral Degree

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Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.