Professional Education with Spiritual Roots
When you continue your education, you want an institution dedicated to academic excellence with instructors who are prepared to help you define and pursue your career goals. Gwynedd Mercy University offers degree programs with high-quality, professional curriculum–and something more.
is a Catholic institution of higher learning. Our academically rigorous degree programs are anchored by values from the Gospels and a devotion to service inspired by the traditions of the Sisters of Mercy.
Students of all backgrounds pursue their degrees with us to benefit from a practical, professionally-focused education that also gives them the opportunity to explore how they can contribute to a better society through their chosen career paths. If you’re looking for a college that will help prepare you for life beyond the job market, choose Gwynedd Mercy University.
Sisters of Mercy: A Tradition of Service
The Sisters of Mercy were founded in Dublin, Ireland during the 19th Century by Catherine McAuley, a pious young woman who used an inheritance she received to better the lives of the poor and establish an order of nuns dedicated to serving others. Today, about 4,000 Sisters of Mercy around the world work to ease the sufferings of poverty, illness, injustice, and a lack of education.
‘s atmosphere is infused with the spirit of community, compassion, and intellectual inquiry encouraged by the traditions of the Sisters of Mercy. Through a liberal arts education, we can transform ourselves–and prepare to transform society.
If you desire an education that equips you professionally and encourages you to understand how you are called to serve others, you are welcome at Gwynedd Mercy University, no matter what your religious, cultural, or ethnic background is. Contact an admissions counselor today to learn more about the degree programs we offer for adult and graduate students.