“The thing that really allows Merrimack to stand out among other schools is the way that everyone is here to help you achieve your definition of success.”
-Maddie Mallaghan ’23

What You Do Here Changes Everything

There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to college; everyone’s journey is different. But at Merrimack, support and success come in all shapes and sizes. We have the right mix of people and resources to create a personalized experience that’s just as unique as you are.

Look around. Explore a major (or two). Get a feel for what life is like on campus. Come by for a visit to campus. We’re here to help you every step of the way and look forward to getting to know you during your college search.

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Merrimack is committed to helping you get a top-ranked education that will launch a career you can be proud of.

Explore your possibilities and start thinking about life as a Warrior. We think you’ll like it here!


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Flexible Majors & Programs

Our 100+ academic programs are ready to meet real-world market demand and we’ve recently added 3-year bachelor degrees and accelerated master’s programs to the mix. Don’t know what you want to study? Our Discover Program is designed to support students entering undecided.

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Guaranteed Internships

A degree from Merrimack has a high return on investment and strong 10-year earnings. How do we do it? Through guaranteed internships and expert career advisors who will help you create your customized career (or graduate school) path.

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Unparalleled Support

We have the resources you need to thrive on every level. You’ll have free tutoring, 24/7 mental health services, nutrition and fitness resources and a team of support, including a success coach, invested in your well-being.

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Community Like No Other

You’ll find your people, build lasting relationships and enjoy the sense of belonging that’s part of our DNA. Plus, inspired by our mission, our volunteer opportunities and community partnerships enable you to support the causes you care about and make a difference in the lives of others.

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Everything We Do Is For You

We are at our best when our students are at their best. Everything we do—from launching new programs and investing in campus spaces—is done with you in mind. We are constantly evolving and embracing new opportunities to improve your student experience and make your time here the best it can be.


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.


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We have endless opportunities to find your fit, get involved and pursue what makes you happy—all while making lifelong friends (and memories!) in the process.

4,000 undergraduate students and 1,400 graduate students from 36 states and 42 countries
15:1 student to faculty ratio
22 average class size
97% career outcomes rate of 2021 graduates after nine months
25 miles to Boston
100+ academic programs
86% participation in internships and co-ops