Misericordia University to host an Open House on April 28


DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University will hold an Open House for high school students and their parents from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 28.

The schedule includes a tour of the 124-acre campus tours, a faculty session and lunch and meetings with representatives of student services, athletics and financial aid. The university also will hold an information session about the Alternative Learner’s Project for students with learning disabilities.

The program begins with registration at 9 a.m. in the Anderson Sports and Health Center inside the North Gate.

A special “Meet the Coaches” session is available from 9 to 10 a.m.

Prospective students will be able to tour numerous buildings, including the 40,000-square-foot John J. Passan Hall, 100 Lake St., Dallas. Passan Hall houses state-of-the-art simulator laboratories and classrooms in the nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech-language pathology programs of the College of Health Sciences and Education.

The tours will also offer a look at Misericordia’s athletic facilities, including Tambur Field, the home to Cougar baseball, and the university’s John and Mary Metz Field House, adjacent to Manglesdorf Field. The university recently added men’s volleyball to its roster for the 2017-18 season.

Contact the Misericordia University Admissions Office at 570-675-4449, or 1-866-262-6363.