At a Glance

Our Students



Faculty and Staff


student to faculty ratio

The Mercersburg Experience


traditional courses and two senior capstone programs

300-acre campus

170 courses

Two senior capstone programs: Mercersburg's Advanced Program for Global Studies (MAPS) and Springboard; both incorporate Challenge-Based Learning

Average class size: 11

102 students participated in domestic or international travel programs during FY19 spring and summer breaks

Exchange programs in two countries (Chile and Germany)

27 varsity sports; 85% of students participate in at least one athletic season

5 Mercersburg Outdoor Education programs

4 vocal ensembles, 3 instrumental ensembles

4 theatre productions, 3 dance concerts

3 endowed lecture series; past speakers include Angie Thomas, Jeremy Schaap, Robert Sapolsky, James McBride, Billy Collins, and Tiffany Shlain​

1 faculty adviser assigned to each student; adviser groups meet weekly and individual adviser meetings occur at least once a term

A residential and student-life program focused on character development, self-awareness, and self-regulation

Access and Affordability


of students receive financial aid

After Mercersburg

  • of seniors who applied were accepted to a Barron’s ‘Very Competitive’ or ‘Most Competitive’ college

Financial Strength



Updated August 2019