Undergraduate Admission

Virtual Open House

Virtual Open House

Thank you for attending our Virtual Open House!

Recordings are posted below. If you have any questions, you can use the Ask Me Anything feature on the bottom right-hand side of this page or email our team at welcomecenter@merrimack.edu.


Schedule

Life as a Warrior

Kick off the night with a greeting from Jessica Dumais, our Director of First Year Recruitment, then enjoy a candid opportunity to learn about the Merrimack experience from those who live it. Join this interactive Q&A to hear current students talk about adjusting to college, living in residence halls, and getting involved on campus. 


Get to Know the Academic Success Center

The Academic Success Center (ASC) is your one-stop-shop for reaching your full potential. Join the ASC team as they cover topics including freshman course schedules, tutoring, accessibility services, and the new success coaching program.


Get to know the O’Brien Center for Career Development

Your hub for all things job-related, the O’Brien Center provides access to incredible career resources and services, all aimed at one thing: helping you secure the position you want. Hear from a panel of O’Brien Center staff who will share information about career advisors, internships, the Handshake job database, and our new Burning Glass analytics tool. 


Admission & Academic Webinars

Get a quick overview of the admission process before diving into academics with the dean, current students, and faculty from your intended school of study. Learn in detail how our curriculum, internship opportunities, and student/faculty connections lead Merrimack students to successful careers. Tip: View this guide to discover which school houses your major. Click on the school below to view the recording.


Live Campus Tour

Miss being on campus? Not to worry. Our student ambassadors come to you LIVE from their favorite spots!

Connect with Us

Application and Financial Aid Questions

Schedule a one-on-one conversation with your admission counselor. They can guide you through the application process and help you start navigating how to apply for financial aid. 

Schedule a Counselor Conversation

Mack Chat

Say hi to Mack, our chatbot. You ask! We’ll answer! (Tip: look at the bottom right corner of this page.)

Follow us on Instagram

Check out our Instagram feed for a look at campus.

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Video Spotlight: Day in the Life

Follow Christina as she goes to nursing class, Dunkin’ Donuts, and works out with friends. (2:49)

Follow Audrey as she goes to crew practice, the library, and participates in campus events (Bingo, anyone?). (2:16)

Campus Visits

Merrimack is now welcoming students and families to campus for visits.

Explore our various visit options including daily information sessions, campus drive-thru and mock classes.

On-Campus Options

Meet Our Team

Your dedicated admission counselor serves as your point person throughout the process. Say hi!

Find your counselor

Contact Us

Call: 978-837-5100

Email us

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