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Friends play a card game in the freshman dorm Legacy Hall.

Mercer enrolls 951 new undergrad students amid pandemic

Henry Keating, Contributing Writer October 7, 2020
Mercer University enrolled 951 new residential undergraduate students this year, even amid a pandemic that threatened college admissions nationwide.
Mercer Residence Life employees discuss housing at the Residence Hall Association town hall on Oct. 16. At the meeting, students were confused over the status of the plans for the upperclassmen residence hall.

Slower enrollment growth halts plans to build additional upperclassmen housing

Lars Lonnroth, Contributing Writer November 7, 2019
Plans for a 300-student residence hall geared towards upperclassmen were drawn up last year, but lower freshmen enrollment and other variables indicated that there was likely not enough demand to justify building the facility for the fall 2021 semester, administrators said.
Mercer welcomes its largest and most qualified class of all time (again)

Mercer welcomes its largest and most qualified class of all time (again)

Emily Rose Thorne, News Editor September 28, 2018

Mercer University’s freshman class of 2022 follows recent trends in boasting significant growth, impressive diversity statistics and high academic qualifications compared to other regional colleges and...

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