Gwynedd Mercy University

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Basic Information

Phone Number: 215-646-7300
Address: 1325 Sumneytown Pike P.O. Box 901, Gwynedd Valley, PA

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Additional Information

President: Deanne H. D'Emilio, JD
School Type: Four Year College
Public/Private: Private
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic Church
Historical Black College/University: No
School Setting:

At Gwynedd Mercy University, you will see and be seen, hear and be heard, know and be known. That's because GMercyU is large enough to offer the academic, athletic, and real-world learning opportunities you're looking for, but small enough that your professors know you by name.
Choose from more than 40 academic programs and enjoy vibrant student life on our private 160-acre campus close to Philadelphia, one of the largest (and best!) cities on the east coast.
Here, students will find a caring and supportive environment, and a deep commitment to making a difference - for ourselves and for others.

School Size: ~2,100
Student/Teacher Ratio: 10:1
Housing Availability:


Type of Housing: Traditional Housing and Suite Style Housing
Financial Aid:

At GMercyU, we stive to make a quality education affordable and accessible to everyone. In fact, 100% of our first-time, full-time students received some form of financial aid in 2022-2023.

Disability Services:

For more information about GMercyU's disability services, please visit our Student Accessibility Services page.

Greek Life: No

-American Association of University Women (AAUW)
Best Buddies
Black Student Union
Cancer Awareness Club
Dance Team
Education Outreach Club
Gwynedd Adventure Club
Pride Alliance
Residence Hall Association
Student Activities Committee
Student Association of Science
Student Government Association
SNAP (Student Nurses' Association of Pennsylvania)
Social Work and Psychology Club
Student Occupational Therapy Association (SOTA)
Student Veteran Association
The Hidden Opponent
The Open Jam Club
Voices of Gwynedd
Zero Waste & Sustainability
- and many more!

Sports: 17 NCAA Division III Athletic Teams: Men's -Baseball -Basketball -Cross Country -Lacrosse -Soccer -Track and Field Women's -Basketball -Cheerleading -Cross Country -Field Hockey -Lacrosse -Soccer -Softball - -Track and Field -Volleyball
Majors: -Accounting -Biology -Computer Information Science (CIS) – Criminal Jusice - Digital Communications - Education - Finance -History – Integrated Studies - Management -Marketing -Medical Laboratory Science - Nursing (BSN) - Occupational Science/Therapy - Philosophy - Psychology -Public Health -Radiation Therapy -Radiologic Technology -Respiratory Care -Social Work -Sports Management
Admission Requirements:

For the full list of admissions requirements, please visit our Admission Application Requirements page.

Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions
Parking Space/Availability:


International Students:


Study Abroad: GMercyU students have access to a variety of study abroad destinations. Two of our most popular programs include studying abroad in Ireland and a nursing service trip to the Dominican Republic. GMercyU also offers semester-abroad programs and alternative break service trips.
Social Media Networks:

Facebook: GMercyU
Instagram: @gmercyu
Twitter: @GMercyU
YouTube: Gwynedd Mercy University