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Is Merrimack right for you?

The campus, the residence halls, the food, the total vibe. The only way to find out what they’re really like is by coming for a visit!

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You're the reason for everything we do!

From the academics and residence halls to athletics and spirit-rousing traditions, it’s all about you.

At Merrimack, we’re devoted to going the extra mile to help students like you find your footing; achieve personal, academic, and professional success; and make a difference in your community and out in the world.

(Way) more affordable than you think.

Not only do you get all the academic programs you’d expect from a large school, you also benefit from the small classes, added amenities, and support services that only a smaller, private college can offer—all at a price that comes close to that of a state university.

Average annual tuition and fees (after scholarships and grants)
in institutional grants and scholarships expected to be awarded in 2017-2018
of last year’s incoming class received a grant and/or scholarship
3,300 undergraduate students and 640 graduate students from 34 states and 32 countries
14:1 student to faculty ratio
21 average class size
95% career outcomes rate of 2016 graduates after nine months
25 miles to Boston
75% of students live on campus
65% participation in internships and co-ops
Business - 30%, Education & Social Policy - 16%, Liberal Arts - 21%, Health Sciences - 13%, Engineering - 10%, Other Sciences - 10%

Turn your passion into a profession.

With more than 100 career-focused academic programs taught by expert faculty in our five schools, you will build the skills and knowledge that today's employers want.

Majors & Minors


Your career goals are likely to be as unique as you are. With a Merrimack degree on your resume, you’ll find a wide variety of exciting employment options awaiting you after graduation—and you’ll be prepared to meet those opportunities head-on.

Class of 2016 outcomes

Merrimack at a Glance

Your go-to guide for majors, sports, clubs, and more at Merrimack.