Mercersburg's alumni community is literally in the palm of your hand thanks to our alumni app available for Apple and Android devices. Simply search for "Mercersburg" in your mobile marketplace and download this free tool. In addition to having instant access to alumni events and social media pages, you'll have other unique features at your disposal:
The complete alumni directory Looking for a classmate? Search for fellow alums by name, class year, or a variety of other fields.
Map of alumni near you Use the app's map to search for alumni in a specific geographic area. You may have never realized how many Mercersburg alums live in your city or town.
LinkedIn integration The "Professionals to Know" feature interfaces with your LinkedIn account (with your permission) to identify alumni in similar career fields.
A. Simply search for Mercersburg Academy in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store and download the app. Your device must be using the current version of Apple iOS (or one previous version) or Android 4.0.3 and above.
A. Yes. Only confirmed Mercersburg alumni can successsfully authenticate a mobile device and gain access to the app because the authentication process requires that a user's email address be on record with the school.
A. If the email address you use to log in is not found in Mercersburg's database, the school will contact you to confirm your identity using the information you provided. After your identity is confirmed, you will immediately gain access to the app.
A. Being connected via LinkedIn enhances some of the app's built-in features, like Professionals to Know and other filtering options. Once you are connected via LinkedIn, you can view information that people have included in their LinkedIn profiles along with the number of connections you have in common. (Anything marked as private in LinkedIn remains private.)
A. If you wish to customize your settings so that particular information will not be visible to other alumni, go to your profile and click the "Update this profile" button located at the bottom of your screen. You will then be given a text box to submit any updates and/or privacy requests to Mercersburg's Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations.
A. If connected to LinkedIn, the app will use your self-identified LinkedIn industry to pull a list of other alums in that same industry. This is a great way to network within your chosen field.
Questions or Problems?
If you have any questions or trouble accessing the app, please contact the Office of Advancement and Alumni Relations at 800-588-2550 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1893 in the heart of Pennsylvania and the Mid-Atlantic, Mercersburg is a private, coed, college preparatory boarding school with approximately 435 students (15 percent are day), grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We offer 170 courses, including AP and Honors, more than $7 million in financial aid, 26 varsity sports, and a state-of-the-art performing and visual arts center. Located 90 minutes from Washington, D.C., and Baltimore, and within easy driving distance of New York City, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh. 300 East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, PA 17236 GPS Address: 10951 Buchanan Trail West, Mercersburg, PA 17236 717-328-6173