University of Detroit Mercy

Detroit, MI

University of Detroit Mercy

Detroit, MI

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Undergrad Science & Engineering

Tuition & Fees

$29,562

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
620
25th
520
75th
640
25th
530
75th
28
25th
22
75th
27
25th
20
75th
27
25th
22
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undergraduateRatios

38%

male

62%

female

10

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,168
Declined 817
Total Received 3,985
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Private

3,062

undergraduate students

2,512

graduate students

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School Facts

The University of Detroit Mercy is sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and the Society of Jesus of the Roman Catholic faith. It is the result of the 1991 merger of the University of Detroit and Mercy College of Detroit. Its three campuses are located in Detroit.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 5,574
Established in 1877
Coeducational Coeducational
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic

70-acre main campus and additional branch campuses in Detroit (population: 672,795). Served by air, bus, and train. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city

University of Detroit Mercy
4001 West McNichols Road
Detroit, MI
48221-3038

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
31%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
49%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
26%
Top 1/4
53%
Top 1/2
86%
Bottom 1/2
14%
Bottom 1/4
3%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
620
25th
520
75th
640
25th
530
75th
28
25th
22
75th
27
25th
20
75th
27
25th
22

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Application deadline (priority deadline) December 1
Application deadline (final deadline) March 1
School has early decision program yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 3,168
Declined 817
Total Received 3,985

Admissions Factors

Required

Admission test scores
Secondary School GPA
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Completion of college-prepatory program
Secondary School Rank
Recommendations

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

90%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tutors
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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 800 635-5020
F: 313 993-3347
finaid@udmercy.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined
Basketball
Fencing
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Horizon League

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting.
Architectural Engineering.
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology.
Biochemistry.
Biology/Biological Sciences, General.
Business Administration and Management, General.
Chemistry, General.
Civil Engineering, General.
Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Clinical Psychology.
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling.
Computer Programming/Programmer, General.
Computer Science.
Computer Software Engineering.
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance.
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration.
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies.
Curriculum and Instruction.
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration.
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist.
Developmental and Child Psychology.
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia.
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General.
Economics, General.
Economics, Other.
Education, General.
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances.
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities.
Educational Leadership and Administration, General.
Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Electrical and Electronics Engineering.
Elementary Education and Teaching.
Endodontics/Endodontology.
Engineering, General.
Engineering, Other.
English Language and Literature, General.
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering.
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing.
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator.
Health Services Administration.
History, General.
Industrial and Organizational Psychology.
Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis.
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.
Management Information Systems, General.
Mathematics, General.
Mechanical Engineering.
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering.
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other.
Nurse Anesthetist.
Orthodontics/Orthodontology.
Philosophy.
Physician Associate/Assistant.
Political Science and Government, General.
Psychology, General.
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other.
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other.
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse.
Religion/Religious Studies.
School Psychology.
Secondary Education and Teaching.
Social Studies Teacher Education.
Social Work.
Special Education and Teaching, General.
Speech Communication and Rhetoric.
Student Counseling and Personnel Services, Other.
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling.
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Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine

5,574

total students

85%

in-state

15%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

55%

3,062
students

Female
62%
1,893

Male
38%
1,169

45%

2,512
students

Female
55%
1,392

Male
45%
1,120

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

79%

2,429
students

Female
64%
1,544

Male
36%
885

21%

633
students

Female
55%
349

Male
45%
284

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Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
13%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
53%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

5%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements High School GPA: 2.50
College GPA: 2.00
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of Some
Interview Not Required/Recommended
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Winter: rolling

Summer: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

96

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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