New Student Orientation and Registration
As a new student at the College, you are required to attend an orientation/registration session. This is an event located at Mercy College of Health Sciences. This session introduces you to critical policies and deadlines as well as available student services and activities. During the session, you will choose your courses with help from faculty advisors and register for your first semester.
Frequently Asked Questions
Orientation and registration is a four-hour event.
All you need to bring to orientation is your license plate number and health insurance information. An Orientation Guide will be provided as well as writing materials. Also, bring any questions you may have that you would like answered about Mercy College.
No, please do not bring your children – this is YOUR day to get acclimated!
New Student Orientation and Registration allows you to get acclimated to the college before classes start. You’ll have the opportunity to ask questions and get answers about everything Mercy College has to offer. There are plenty of opportunities to meet other new Mercy College students, which will enable you to form bonds and friendships before the semester starts. You will meet with your faculty advisor and register for your first semester courses.
At orientation, you will complete and submit a parking permit and ID badge form during the session to get your parking permit. Your photo will also be taken for your student ID badge.
Your Mercy College Student ID badge will be available for pick-up your first week of classes at the Receptionists Desk in the Sullivan Center.
The parking permit allows you to park in the 701 Crocker Street student parking lot on campus or Employee lots of Mercy Medical Center at designated times. Violators will be ticketed and/or towed. (Click here to view Student Handbook for details.)
The ID badge must be worn visibly on campus or in clinical settings at all times. It is needed for borrowing books from the college library, print services, identification on clinical sites, and building and parking access. A processing fee of $15 is charged for replacement badges.
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Visitor parking is available in front of the Sullivan Center (North Parking Lot).