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#TBT: Mercer places students in hotels during 2001 housing shortage

Delays on construction for Mercer Hall in 2001 caused around 200 students to have to move into hotels 6.5 miles off of campus.

Jenna Eason, Photography Editor

February 25, 2016

Mercer University relocated about 200 students to local hotels for a month due to construction delays with the then new Mercer Hall.

Mercer plans new freshman residence hall

Mercer plans new freshman residence hall

Marin Guta

February 8, 2015

Mercer plans to begin construction this May on a new freshman women’s residence hall that will open in summer 2016. It’s been a decade since the university built its last residence hall, Mercer Hall, which is comparable to apartment-style housing but without a kitchen. With the spike in studen...

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