College and Post Graduate Planning
“Mercy’s all girls environment is the perfect place to learn the important lessons about self-value and self-respects before entering college and the larger world.” - Mercy Student
Finding the Right College
Mercy High School excels in preparing young women for college. 100% of the members of the Class of 2018 received acceptances at colleges and universities. Approximately 99% of all Mercy graduates continue their education at four-year colleges and universities - including such prestigious institutions as Boston College, Brown University, Colby College, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Fairfield University, Fordham University, Georgetown University, Harvard University, Marist College, Mount Holyoke College, Princeton University, Providence College, The College of The Holy Cross, Trinity College, United States Air Force Academy, United States Coast Guard Academy, United States Naval Academy, United States Military Academy - West Point, University of Connecticut, University of Notre Dame, University of Pennsylvania, Villanova University, Wesleyan University, and Yale University.
The Class of 2018 was awarded more than $8.2 million in scholarships and financial aid. Many student athletes have received full scholarships to four year colleges and universities.
The School Counseling’s Blackboard & Naviance Student pages provides all the information students and parents need to know about selecting and applying to colleges, including information on college search, SAT testing, financial aid, scholarships, common application, NCAA eligibility, and more!