mercyhurst university archives

welcome to the mercyhurst university archives!

the university collections contain a wealth of primary source material pertaining to important documents, institutional records, ephemera and realia about the university. the ridge collection contains material pertaining to important public policy matters covering governor ridge's time in office, along with extensive resources pertaining to first lady michele ridge's commitment to and involvement with a number of important issues affecting the lives of pennsylvanians.

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image of the month: halloween at the hurst

we've also unearthed a spooky story from the november 3, 1972 merciad.

did you know?

mercyhurst acquired our iconic gates in a very unique way! read the following story, "scandal, murder, and the mercyhurst gates" by steven mooradian, public history major, to learn more. 

new content: yearbooks

look through the mercyhurst yearbook collection to see you or a loved one’s time at the hurst.