At a Glance

Our Students

442

students

Faculty and Staff

4:1

student to faculty ratio

The Mercersburg Experience

170

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

50%

of students receive financial aid

After Mercersburg

89%
  • of seniors who applied were accepted to a Barron’s ‘Very Competitive’ or ‘Most Competitive’ college

Financial Strength

$297

million
endowment

Updated August 2019