Mobile Apps

Mercy College strongly recommends that you install the two available mobile applications below.


Microsoft’s Outlook

The Microsoft Outlook mobile application is used for student email accounts.

  1. Find and install the “Microsoft Outlook” app from your iPhone “App Store” or the Android “Google Play” store.
  2. Log in with your Office 365 username/email address and your Mercy College password.
Note: iPhone users may use the built-in iOS email app by adding an “Exchange” account and logging in with your full email address and regular Mercy College password.  Click here for the instructions.
Canvas Student

Canvas Student is used to view online course content.  It allows you to view instructor’s assignments, check your grades, see announcements, and more.

  1. Find and install the “Canvas Student” application from your iPhone “App Store” or the Android “Google Play” store.
  2. Login to the Canvas website from a PC or Mac. As shown below, select Account (1) and QR for Mobile Login (2) to display your personal login QR code which expires after 10 minutes.
  3. Open the Canvas Student mobile application on your phone or tablet and scan that personal QR code with the Canvas Student app to login.  (Don’t use the example below.)


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Mercy College of Health Sciences has been transforming students into healthcare professionals since 1899. Located in downtown Des Moines, Iowa, we offer master’s degreesbachelor’s degreesassociate degreescertificate programs, and continuing education courses.

Mercy College is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), in addition to numerous programmatic accreditors.

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