Experience Mercer up close and personal during our Family Weekend. Meet the administration and faculty, enjoy a concert at the School of Music, watch a movie in the park, enjoy a picnic lunch with jazz music to entertain you, and attend a Mercer sporting event.
The Office of Student Financial Planning is your resource for issues regarding funding an education at Mercer. Each student is assigned a Financial Planning Counselor to help them and their families through the process of selecting, applying for and receiving financial aid.
Office of the Bursar
(678) 547-6121, Atlanta
(478) 301-1111, Macon and Regional Academic Centers
The Money People! The Office of the Bursar receives student tuition payment and can answer questions regarding student accounts. It also houses the Student Bank where students can have checks
Tuition only covers a portion of what it costs to educate our more than 8,000 students. You can help further enrich the Mercer experience for your student by giving to the Parents Fund. The Parents Fund helps the University stay up-to-date by providing wireless Internet throughout campus, supplementing tutors in the Academic Resource Center, and securing additional copies of high-demand books and online journals in the library.
Called "MERPO," Mercer Police is responsible for enforcing parking regulations, responding to emergencies and maintaining overall campus safety. MERPO can do anything from help locate your student in case of an emergency, to assist him or her in retrieving keys from a locked vehicle!
Counseling and Psychological Services
Mercer is concerned with the physical and emotional health of its students. CAPS offers counseling to all currently enrolled Mercer students at no fee. Areas of expertise include, transition to college, relationship management, stress management and drug and alcohol abuse.
Housing and Residence Life
Residence Life is available to answer any questions you may have regarding your student's accommodations. They are your first stop for housing matters such as room assignments, roommate selection and special housing needs.
Religious Life Center
Finding spiritual direction can sometimes be a challenge for students in their college years. The Religious Life Center offers opportunities for worship, fellowship and service to students of any denomination. The Center also maintains a directory of worship centers in Macon and can help a student select a local church home.
Auxiliary Services seeks to provide students with some of the comforts of home while they are away from home. Auxiliary Services furnishes the Beartouch long distance plan, Micro fridges, laundry services, copy services and meal plans. The department also administers the campus mail services and the campus bookstore.
Academic Resource Center
The Academic Resource Center (ARC) provides tutoring, supplemental instruction and other programs to boost students' academic success. ARC also conducts workshops throughout the year on a variety of study skills topics and houses an ergonomic computer lab.
Dining Services Macon Campus
Mercer Dining Services feeds your hungry student! Dining Services offers a variety of meal plan and menu options. You can even send you student "Love From Home" gift packages.
Student Health Center
It's tough being sick and away from home. The staff of the Student Health Center understands this and offers excellent care to students, ranging from immunizations to medications. The Center also provides a variety of health education programs to keep Mercer healthy.
Campus Life works with students, faculty and staff to keep the campus alive with several co-curricular activities. Campus Life coordinates QuadWorks and Greek Life.