At a Glance

Our Students

445

students

Faculty and Staff

4:1

student-to-faculty ratio

Mercersburg Experience

179

academic courses

2 senior capstone options: Springboard and Mercersburg’s Advanced Program for Global Studies (MAPS)


Average class size: 10


Approximately 100 students participate in domestic or international travel programs every year


Exchange programs in 2 countries (Chile and Germany)


300-acre campus


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


4 vocal ensembles, 3 instrumental ensembles, 4 theatre productions, 3 dance concerts and showcases


4 Mercersburg Outdoor Education programs (Climbing, Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding, Rivers and Trails, Ski Mountaineering)


41 student clubs and organizations


3 endowed lecture series (past speakers include Angie Thomas, Jeremy Schaap, Robert Sapolsky, 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 and social-emotional learning

Access and Affordability

50%

of students receive financial aid

After Mercersburg

93%
  • of seniors who applied were accepted to a Barron’s ‘Most Competitive’ or ‘Highly Competitive’ college or university

Financial Strength

$295

million
endowment

Updated October 2020