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Signage in the Connell Student Center informs patrons about university safety measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The financial cost of COVID-19: How Mercer is navigating a financially uncertain world

Lars Lonnroth and Kaitlyn Fowler November 9, 2020
Mercer University, like many institutions of higher learning, was poised for a financial hit in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. However, Mercer largely evaded an economic crisis. Here's how the administration pulled it off.
Student files lawsuit against Mercer over spring coronavirus response

Student files lawsuit against Mercer over spring coronavirus response

Mary Helene Hall, Managing Editor September 15, 2020
A Mercer University senior filed a class-action lawsuit against the school on behalf of all students who paid tuition for “in-person, hands-on educational services and experiences” in the spring 2020 semester.
Archived photo from Nov. 14, 2018. A student registers for classes.

Mercer foregoes undergraduate tuition hike, adds six new degree programs

Emily Rose Thorne, Editor in Chief June 19, 2020
Tuition will not increase for Macon undergraduates for the first time in eight years.
Opinion: It's time to change the rules about paying college athletes

Opinion: It’s time to change the rules about paying college athletes

Micah Johnston, Contributing Writer September 10, 2019
College sports are making more money than ever before. So why aren’t college athletes paid?
Slight tuition hike, increased budget approved by trustees

Slight tuition hike, increased budget approved by trustees

April 21, 2011

Undergraduate students can expect to pay almost $900 more in tuition next year under a new budget plan adopted by Mercer's Board of Trustees Friday. During their annual meeting in Macon, the trustees...

SGA aims to save state-funded tuition grant

February 23, 2011

Student body president Trenton White said at last week’s senate meeting that SGA plans to fight the recently renewed push from state legislators to do away with the Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant,...

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