Open House

Spend a day as a guest at our Fall Open House and get a taste of what Mercersburg has to offer.

Monday, November 8, 2021   |  8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Mercersburg Academy’s Office of Admission and Financial Aid cordially invites prospective students and their families to attend an Open House on campus. This is our first in-person admission event since the fall of 2019, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome you to the school!

The Open House will include a variety of programming designed to better introduce you to Mercersburg and its people. If you have questions, or if you wish to schedule an interview to complement your visit, please contact us at 717-328-6173 or

Please register by Monday, November 1.

Schedule for the Day

8 to 9:30 a.m.

Check-in and COVID-19 rapid testing

8:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Registration / meet and greet

9:30 a.m.

Welcome from Acting Head of School Quentin McDowell P ’25

10 to 11:30 a.m.

Interactive campus tours

11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

Student activity and small group Q&A

11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Parent panel

12:15 to 1:15 p.m.

Grab-and-go lunch

1 p.m.

Interviews for prospective families (by appointment)

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

All attendees are required to submit proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test within 72 hours of the Open House. For those in your party who have tested positive for COVID-19 within the last 90 days, please submit documentation of the positive case in lieu of proof of vaccination or a negative PCR test.

Attendees will also be required to receive a COVID-19 rapid test upon arrival to campus. Please note that masks must be worn throughout your visit (except when eating or drinking) regardless of your vaccination status.

Thank you for helping to keep our campus community safe!