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Mount Mercy University

Cedar Rapids, IA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate81%
Acceptance Rate81%

About Mount Mercy University

Mount Mercy University is a private, religious institution in the suburb of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Mount Mercy University was founded in 1928. The college enrolls around 1,580 students a year, including 1,290 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Mount Mercy University

It is moderately difficult to get into Mount Mercy University. Mount Mercy University admitted 81% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,035 out of 1,278 total applicants were accepted.

Mount Mercy University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 0%

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Mount Mercy University is locatedin the town of Cedar Rapids, Iowa,.

If you would like to see Mount Mercy University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 380 to Cedar Rapids, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Eastern Iowa.

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College Info

1330 Elmhurst Drive, NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-4797

Campus Setting: Suburban

Mount Mercy University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mount Mercy University is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mount Mercy University is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Wondering what life at Mount Mercy University is like? There are approximately 1,580 students enrolled at Mount Mercy University, including 1,290 undergraduate students and 290 graduate students. 79% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from IA and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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