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Mercyhurst University

Women's D2 Coach: Kevin Cooke
Profile
Size
4 / 10
2,381 Undergrads / 2,685 Students
Cost
7 / 10
$23,841 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
60% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Pennsylvania (PSAC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
78%
Overall Graduation Rate
69%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
62% / 68%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

The team stays primarily within Pennsylvania for away games, but also schedules games in New York and the cities of Tiffin, Findlay and Painesville, Ohio. Some games are scheduled in Charlotte, North Carolina and Gaffney, South Carolina.

Recruit Commits
2020
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Miranda Nicolosi Webster Thomas Webster, NY Mid
 
2019
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Lauren Cain Rocky River Rocky River , OH Att, Mid
Victoria Gottorff Webster Schroeder Webster, NY Mid
 
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Heather Greenway Williamsville East NY Att
Marissa Comerate Frontier Hamburg, NY Mid
Kaitlyn Lippert Cicero-North Syracuse Clay, NY Goal
Mackenzie Murphy Sachem East NY Mid
Kiera Boettcher Floral Park , NY Mid
Gina Perna Sacred Heart , NY Mid
Anna Kenyon Webster Thomas Webster, NY Def
Kenzie Schroeder Burnsville , MN Mid
Sara Simms Red Lion , PA Att
Hailey McCarty Honeoye Falls-Lima , NY Att
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Madeline Hooks Mater Dei CA Att, Mid
Victoria Sullivan Bishop Watterson Columbus, OH Mid
Arielle Brown Mount Mercy NY Att
Raelyn Tiberio West Seneca NY Goal
Paige Cocina West Seneca NY Mid
Molly Meegan Mount St. Mary NY Mid
Alexa Perna Sacred Heart NY Mid
Julia Rescott Auburn NY Mid
Meghan Sands Geneva Geneva, NY Mid
Payton Cook Hilton Hilton, NY Mid
Emily Somes Jordan-Elbridge NY Mid
Ashley Guerra Honey Falls-Lima Honeoye Falls, NY Att
Megan Fitzpatrick Liverpool Liverpool, NY Att
Olivia Africa Cicero-North Syracuse Cicero, NY Att
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Julia DeWeese Webster Schroeder Webster, NY Def
Bridget Moore Auburn Auburn, NY Mid, Def
Cayla Clement Canandaigua Canandaigua, NY Mid
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Events By Mercyhurst University Coaches
Oct 7 '18
Erie, PA
 
Women's 13-18
Oct 6 '19
Erie, PA
 
Women's 13-18
Location
501 E 38th St, Erie, PA, 16546, Erie, PA, 16546 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Erie Pennsylvania Area
  • Greater Pittsburgh Area
  • Cleveland/Akron Ohio Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Buffalo/Niagara New York Area
  • Rochester New York Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Jamestown New York Area
  • Canada
  • Columbus Ohio Area
  • Sharon Pennsylvania Area
  • Baltimore Maryland Area
Where Grads Work
  • Mercyhurst University
  • Erie Insurance Group
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • UPMC
  • PNC
  • US Army
  • Erie's Public Schools
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Bank of America
  • Marriott International
  • GE Transportation
  • Wegmans Food Markets
  • GE
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Saint Vincent Health System
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Healthcare Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Administrative
  • Finance
  • Research
  • Marketing
  • Community and Social Services
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Consulting
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Total
1040 - 1260
ACT
N/A

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported.

GPA

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 3,073 1,269 1,804
% Admitted 60% 56% 62%
% Admits That Enroll 35% 38% 33%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.3
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
     
    Required
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Recommendations
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Admissions office
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (17%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (14%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (12%)
    Psychology (10%)
    Social Sciences (7%)
    Communication & Journalism (6%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (6%)
    Health Professions (5%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (5%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (3%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (3%)
    Foreign Languages (2%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (1%)
    History (1%)
    Education (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Natural Resources & Conservation
    Interdisciplinary Studies
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $23,841

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    Undergraduate
     
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$37,170
    Books & Supplies$1,200
    Cost of Living$12,880
    Personal Expenses$2,061
     
    Sticker Price$53,311

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship99%$26,395
    Federal Grants30%$4,478
    Pell Grants30%$4,385
    Other Federal3%$1,738
    State & Local Grants25%$3,528
    Institutional Grants99%$24,126
     
    Student Loans71%$8,824
    Federal Loans70%$5,535
    Other Loans16%$14,486

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $27.7 Million $10,320

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,850.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $19,000 $285

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 9.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,058 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $40,300

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 6.3 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 62% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
       
       
     
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
       
       
     
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 6 5
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 2 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Other-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, small, highly residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

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