Policy Statements

This catalog contains current information regarding Misericordia University’s undergraduate and graduate programs, calendar, admissions policies, degree requirements, fees, and regulations. Misericordia University reserves the right in its sole judgment to promulgate and change rules and regulations and to make changes of any kind in its programs, calendar, academic policies, admissions policies, procedures and standards, degree requirements, and fees whenever it is deemed necessary or desirable, including changes in course content, the scheduling of classes, and cancellation of scheduled classes and other academic activities.

Students are ultimately responsible for knowing and observing all regulations contained herein that may affect their status at Misericordia University.

Misericordia University accords students of any race, color, religion, sex, nationality, or ethnic origin all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally made available to students of the university. Misericordia University does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, disability, religion, gender, nationality, marital status, sexual orientation, or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic, or other university-administered programs.

Misericordia University complies with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 as amended. A copy of the Act is available for inspection in the Vice President of Academic Affairs Office.

The university does not discriminate on the basis of disability in its hiring or employment practices. This notice is provided as required by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.