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Misericordia University is a Catholic university in northeast Pennsylvania, founded by the Sisters of Mercy, which provides caring, motivated students with a challenging education. We believe in providing personal attention, support, and opportunities that enable our students to experience success. Service to others is woven throughout all that we do and is a passion for everyone associated with our university. Misericordia University provides a quality education through the tenets of mercy, service, justice and hospitality; charisms set forth by the school's founders. The university has been guided by these principles for more than 90 years.
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Misericordia students benefit from the small class sizes and a support system that is always available. They have countless opportunities to engage with faculty and participate in activities that enrich their experience and help forge lifelong friendships.  Student support offices such as the Insalaco Center for Career Development and the Student Success Center ensure the success of each student through specialized services, workshops, and mentoring.<br><br>Four out of five Misericordia students participate in an internship, fieldwork, or a clinical experience before they graduate, so they are entering their chosen fields as confident leaders.  Exclusive to Misericordia, the Guaranteed Placement Program (GPP) offers students a paid internship in their field if they are not employed or in graduate school within six months of graduation (terms and conditions apply).<br><br>Misericordia offers over 40 clubs and organizations; 25 NCAA DIII sports for men and women; and our latest addition, eSports, a coed varsity activity. Moreover, our Study Abroad/Away program expands the student worldview, and our Honors program adds an interdisciplinary dimension to the learning experience.<br><br>99% of first-time full-time undergraduate students receive financial aid in the form of grants and scholarships.  Misericordia also awards six undergraduate full-tuition scholarships annually.

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Students who have not completed high school or who have completed high school or GED, but have not taken any college course work since they finished, are eligible to apply as first year students.
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Misericordia University is located in the beautiful suburban town of Dallas in Northeastern PA, about eight miles from the city of Wilkes-Barre. The main campus encompasses roughly 113 acres on and around Lake Street, and the lower campus includes both residential and academic buildings on Lake Street near the town center of Dallas. We offer individual and group campus visits, Open Houses, and special events to prospective students, their families, and their high schools. Visitor parking is available in front of Mercy Hall.
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Misericordia isn’t about the numbers, it’s about your education and future. The professors at Misericordia want you to succeed in every aspect of life and will help guide you towards the right decisions for you.
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