Reaching Your Potential

Merrimack offers several programs aimed at helping and supporting you to reach your full academic and personal potential at college and beyond.

Compass Program

Provides the skills and knowledge first-year students will need to reach their full academic potential.

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First-Year Experience

Supports students during their critical first semester of matriculation through self-exploration, active engagement and understanding of the world.

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Promise Program

Gives students the opportunity to acquire the skills and networks needed for success during the freshman year while also completing coursework in their desired major and Merrimack’s core curriculum.

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