Parents and Family

Community Resources

There are several local businesses that surround the Misericordia campus. Below is a list of these businesses.


Best Western Plus Gennetti Hotel & Conference Center

**Ask for the special Misericordia rate!**

Host Inn All Suites

Days Inn

Quality Inn and Suites Conference Center Hotel

Hilton Garden Inn


M&T Bank

PNC Bank

Pennstar Bank

Wells Fargo Bank

Places to Eat

Pizza Bella

Grotto's Pizza

Metro Bar and Grill

Connor's Grillroom

Lakeside Skillet

MU Social Media Sites

Misericordia University has several social media sites which are an easy way to stay connected with MU! Bellow are the links to the Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Flickr accounts!

Misericordia University FacebookMisericordia University TwitterMisericordia University YouTubeMisericordia University Flickr

News and Events

There are important events and news that occur at Misericordia University. The following links can be used to keep up with these events!

News Main

Featured Article

Campus Calendar

Alumni Calendar

Student Activities

The Arts & More

Don't miss the opportunity to experience Grammy-winning singers Marc Cohn, July 11th, and Rondi Charleston, July 13th, perform at Misericordia University's beautiful outdoor Amphitheater! Tickets are now on sale. Check out the Under the Stars webpage for more event details:

Click below to purchase lawn tickets online.

Parent Program Resources

Misericordia has certain resources that are important for parents throughout the amount of time your student attends Misericordia.

President's Message

Student Handbook

Campus Safety

Residence Life

Financial Aid


Student Life


Your student's academic achievement is important to Misericordia University. Here are some important links regarding Misericordia University's academics.

Majors and Programs

Academic Calendar

Registrar's Office

Honor's Program

Academic Integrity

Student Success Center

Home Football Tailgating Information

Offices and Programs of Interest

Important Dates

Here are some important dates to remember for the Fall 2015 Semester.


Thursday, August 27th

First Year Student Orientation

Thursday, August 27th until Sunday, August 30th

Transfer Student Orientation

Sunday, August 30th

Classes Commence--Compressed Schedule

Monday, August 31st

Labor Day Recess

Begins Saturday, September 5th

Classes Resume Tuesday, September 8th

Add/Drop Period Ends

Tuesday, September 8th

Fall Recess

Begins Thursday, October 15th

Classes Resume Monday, October 19th

Last Day to Withdraw from a Course or MU

Monday, November 16th

Thanksgiving Recess

Begin Wednesday, November 25th

Classes Resume Monday, November 30th

Last Day of Classes

Monday, December 14th


Begin Monday, December 14th

End Saturday, December 19th

Winter Commencement

Sunday, December 20th

Newsletter Subscriptions

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

Click here to access Misericordia Highlander and sign up for the newsletter

  • 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

Click here to sign up for the MU Athletics Newsletter

MU Today

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.

Click here to access an archive of both traditional and digital versions of the MU Today magazine.

MU Mobile App

Misericordia University has released their first mobile app - MUMobile - that includes real time applications along with providing university information to the campus community. The app is now available for download for both iPhone and Android users.

MUMobile includes:

  • Directory: Find MU Faculty and Staff in the directory list.
  • Emergency: Call Campus Safety from one click on the icon.
  • Events: View events from the Academic and Campus Calendars.
  • Hours: Access the Library and Computer Lab hours.
  • Announcements: Access and view all Campus and Personal Announcements.
  • MU Mobile Home page: Visit the Misericordia University Mobile Web page on your mobile
  • Athletics: Visit the Misericordia University Athletics Web page on your mobile.
  • Academics: View textbooks for your upcoming classes or class cancellations.
  • Class Schedule: View key information about the courses you are taking.
  • Shuttle: Call the campus shuttle for pick up.
  • Information: View student help desk information, access daily menus, read the University news and newspaper.

To download the app:

iPhone users will find the app on the iTunes store

Android users should visit:

For a quick reference on the app, click the link .

IT MU Mobile App

MU Mobile App Support

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