COVID-19 Information for Prospective Students

All in-person visits to campus have been suspended until May 28.

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual Information Sessions are available in lieu of in-person campus visits.  Click one of the session types below to view the schedule and make a reservation.


The student reply deadline of May 1, 2020 has been extended to June 1, 2020. Other, program-specific, deadlines may apply. Students who would like to request a deadline extension should contact the Office of Admissions by calling 313-993-1245 or by emailing


  • On campus Nursing Information Sessions have been replaced with an online format using Zoom. Students will be provided a link to join the meeting upon registration.
  • The Summer 2020 (May) start date for the Part-Time Nursing Cohort will move to Fall 2020 (August). Students will be contacted with details.
  • The March 31, 2020 deadline for the Nursing Second Degree Option track has been extended to May 1, 2020.

Freshman Orientation 2020

Freshman orientation is designed to continue to introduce you to the Detroit Mercy community, and provide you with the information and experiences you will need to be successful in college. The program consists of two parts (SOAR and PTV), and is required for incoming freshmen during their transitory summer. View details for virtual orientation, placement tests and parent orientation here.