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Civil Rights/Nondiscrimination Statement

Mercy College of Ohio is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination on the bases of race, color, national and ethnic origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, marital status, military status, religion, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, and any other legally-protected class in employment, admissions and other educational programs, services and activities, in accord with applicable federal and state law.

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Any member of the College community who is a witness to or victim of discrimination should immediately notify the Director of Compliance and Risk Management at 419-251-1710, or 2221 Madison Avenue Toledo, OH 43604. The College prohibits retaliation based upon reporting of violations of this policy.


Mercy College of Ohio
Toledo Campus
2221 Madison Avenue
Toledo, Ohio 43604
Mercy College of Ohio
Youngstown Location
1044 Belmont Avenue
Youngstown, Ohio 44501

Title IX Statement

In accordance with the Education Amendments of 1972, 34 CFR Part 106, Mercy College of Ohio has designated a Title IX Coordinator to ensure compliance regarding sex/gender discrimination of any type.

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Student Right to Know

Higher Education Opportunity Act

The Higher Education Opportunity Act (Public Law 110-315) (HEOA) was enacted on August 14, 2008, and reauthorizes the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA).

The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA) contains numerous federal reporting and disclosure requirements for information from various administrative areas of higher education institutions. In order to make this information readily available, Mercy College of Ohio has created this webpage which is designed to provide quick access to this data.

The following are general consumer information subject areas, which provide links to references, reports and additional details.

Academic Information

  • MercyCollege.eduAcademics

    Learn about the history of Mercy College as an academic institution and view programs

  • Document .pdfAccessibility/ADA/504 Policy

    This policy outlines Mercy College's compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.

  • MercyCollege.eduAccreditations & Approvals

    A list of accreditation and approval agencies and bodies, as it pertains to program and college-wide education at Mercy College.

  • Document .pdfAltering Course Delivery and Work/Inclement Weather

    This document provides an overview of the circumstances and communications that will take place in the event of inclement weather or other conditions that would require altering course delivery or work arrangements.

  • Document .pdfCivil Rights/Nondiscrimination Policy

    Institution-wide policy regarding the commitment to nondiscrimination at Mercy College.

  • MercyCollege.eduDiversity and Inclusion

    The mission of the Mercy College of Ohio Office of Diversity and Inclusion is to promote the academic and personal growth of all students regardless of variations in thoughts, experiences, values and traditions.

  • Document .pdfFamily Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

    This document outlines the federal privacy law affording students certain rights related to the release of and access to their education records.

  • External LinkNCES College Navigator

    The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) collects, collates, analyzes, and reports complete statistics on the condition of American education; conducts and publishes reports; and reviews and reports on education activities internationally.

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  • MercyCollege.eduProgram Handbooks

    A list of program handbooks to serve as a guide for each program offered at Mercy College

  • Document .pdfRecording of Classroom Presentations

    This documents provides an appropriate approval and use of recording activity as it takes place in the classroom.

  • Document .pdfStudent Complaint Policy

    A resource for faculty, staff, students and the Mercy College of Ohio community to ensure that the concerns and complaints of students are addressed fairly andresolved promptly.

  • External LinkStudent Right-to-Know Act

    Data and statistics on Mercy College of Ohio, as it pertains to graduation rate disclosures, per the 1990 Student Right-to-Know Act.

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  • MercyCollege.eduTextbook Orders

    Step-by-step instructions for ordering books via the online bookstore and using book vouchers.

  • MercyCollege.eduTransfer Credit

    View criteria and policies for transferring credit to Mercy College.

  • Document .pdfTransfer Credit Policy

    The purpose of this policy is to ensure transfer credit is entered appropriately and properly into the student information system.

  • Document .pdfCredit Hour Policy

    As required in the Higher Education Reauthorization Act of 2011, Mercy College of Ohio has adopted the federal definition of a credit hour outlined in this document. *updated November 2021

  • Document .pdfVerification of Student Identity

    This policy outline ensures compliance with the provisions of the United States Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), Public Law 110-315.


Campus Safety and Security

  • Document .pdfCampus Assessment Response and Evaluation (CARE) Team Policy

    Policy and procedure manual for the Campus Assessment Response and Evaluation (CARE) Team at Mercy College of Ohio

  • Document .pdfCampus Violence Prevention Policy

    Policy and procedure manual for campus violence prevention

  • Document .pdfClery Compliance Policy

    The purpose of this is to provide information on campus safety and security in compliance with the Clery Act.

  • Document .pdfHazing Policy

    Policy and procedure manual regarding hazing at Mercy College

  • Document .pdfMinors on Campus Policy

    A document containing policies aimed at protecting children who are involved with the Mercy College community.

  • Document .pdfSexual Harassment Policy

    This policy applies to Sexual Harassment that occurs within the College’s Education Programs and Activities and that is committed by an administrator, faculty member, staff, student, contractor, guest, or other member of the College community.


Financial Information

  • MercyCollege.eduTypes of Aid

    Review a list of financial aid options, including grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study, available for qualified students.

  • External LinkBankMobile

    View client contracts and profile for Mercy College via BankMobile.

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  • MercyCollege.eduFinancial Aid

    Learn about the many financial aid opportunities, including scholarships, grants, loans and work-study programs available at Mercy College.

  • MercyCollege.eduExit Loan Counseling

    Online Student Loan Counseling enables you to complete the student loan exit counseling requirements anytime, anywhere.

  • External LinkCollege Scorecard

    The College Scorecard is a U.S. Department of Education website that allows visitors to sort and filter their search results to compare schools as they decide which college is the best fit for them.

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  • MercyCollege.eduCost of Attendance

    View and download documents outlining tuition, fees, and expenses for your academic year.

  • External LinkNSLDS (National Student Loan Data System)

    The National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS) provides a centralized, integrated view of Title IV loans and grants that are tracked through their entire cycle; from aid approval through closure.

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  • External LinkNet Price Calculator

    Use this interactive calculator as a guide to assist in early financial planning for college.

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  • MercyCollege.eduPay Your Bill

    FAQs and additional information on procedures for paying bills at Mercy College

  • Document .pdfPrivate Loan Options

    Information, important dates, and tips about applying for a private alternative loan.

  • MercyCollege.eduFinancial Aid FAQ

    Common questions and answers regarding financial aid.

  • Document .pdfReturn to Title IV Aid (R2T4) Policy

    A student that withdraws from all courses for any reason may no longer be eligible for the full amount of Title IV funds that he/she was originally scheduled to receive. This document outlines policies and steps pertaining to the return of Title IV Aid.

  • MercyCollege.eduStudent Refunds

    BankMobile Refund Information

  • MercyCollege.eduVeterans Benefits

    Information for veterans on obtaining VA Education Benefits as a form of financial aid.


Employment Information

  • Document .pdfEqual Opportunity Employment

    This policy reflects Mercy College's commitment to diversity in the workplace, equitable treatment for all employees and compliance with employees' rights.


Health Information

  • Document .pdfCommunicable Disease/Pandemic Policy

    In order to promote a safe and healthy learning environment, Mercy College administration has adopted this policy to mitigate the spread or outbreak of communicable diseases.

  • Document .pdfDrug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Policy

    This policy provides guidelines to deal with actual or potential drug and alcohol abuse situations in a systematic manner.

  • Document .pdfPregnant Student Policy

    This policy addresses the requirements of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, a federal law prohibiting sex discrimination in federally-funded education programs and activities.


Policies and Procedures

  • Document .pdfConfidentiality Policy

    This policy educates users of their rights and responsibilities regarding confidential information.

  • Document .pdfClinical Compliance Policy

    Policies and procedures regarding the requirements for all College students who participate in clinical/practicum/field experiences.

  • Document .pdfInformation Technology Acceptable Use Policy

    This policy outlines the use computer resources at Mercy College for educational, administrative, and research purposes.

  • Document .pdfService/Emotional Support Animal/Pet Policy

    The College categorizes animals into three classifications: service animals, emotional support animals, and pets. Guidelines regarding each of these classifications are outlined in this policy.


Voter Registration

  • External LinkOhio Voter Registration Information

    Responsibilities, voting options, and election information for Ohio voters.

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  • External LinkMichigan Voter Registration Information

    At this site, Michigan voters can check voter registration, view a sample ballot, and track status of an absentee ballot.

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  • External LinkPennsylvania Voter Registration Information

    Pennsylvania voters can use this site to look up voter registration and access election-specific information.

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