Parents and Family
We know that family support is an integral part of a student’s success. Beyond the quality educational opportunities for which we are known, Misericordia University offers various cultural events and social opportunities for our students, alumni, parents of students, friends and neighbors.
This webpage is designed to keep you informed about MU and present various resources you may find helpful during your student's college experience.
There are several local businesses that surround the Misericordia campus. Below is a list of these businesses.
Hotels & Places to Stay
**Ask for the special Misericordia rate!**
Places to Eat
Misericordia has certain programs and offices that are important and interesting to the students on this campus.
Here are some important dates to remember for the Fall 2019 Semester.
Thursday, August 22nd
First-Year Student Orientation
Thursday, August 22nd-Sunday, August 25th
Monday, August 26th
Labor Day Recess
No Classes on Monday, September 2nd
Fall Recess Begins
Thursday, October 10th
Monday, October 14th
Thanksgiving Recess Begins
Wednesday, November 27th
Monday, December 2nd
Final Exam Week
Monday, December 9th-Saturday, December 14th
Winter Baccalaureate and Commencement
Sunday, December 15th
Misericordia University has multiple newsletters that keep the Misericordia community up to date on current and exciting news occurring throughout campus. These newsletters are open to the public for subscription.
- The Highlander is a student run newspaper that discusses new happenings on campus and important student issues. It is available online as well as in print.
In order to subscribe:
-Click on the Highlander logo below
-Scroll down to the bottom of the homepage
-Look for the box on the left hand side titled "Email Updates"
-Enter your email address
- Misericordia Athletics also has a newsletter that provides the latest updates on sports events and highlights from recent games.
Click on the link below in order to subscribe to the Athletics Newsletter
Misericordia Today is the university's official Alumni Magazine published twice throughout the year. The magazine highlights specific events regarding both past and current happenings on campus and among the Misericordia community.