(DES MOINES, IOWA) Mercy College of Health Sciences hosted an official college signing day on Wednesday, Feb. 5 where 31 students traveled from all over the state to sign their letter of intent to pursue an education at Mercy College.

Mercy College Signing Day kicked off with a two hour campus visit which included a full walking tour of campus. The future Mercy College students then joined Mercy College President as they signed their letter of intent and received a commemorative signing day gift at the official Mercy College Signing Day table.

“College Signing Days aren’t just for athletes. With this event, we really wanted to celebrate students’ hard work in the classroom and provide a really memorable opportunity for our future students and their families,” stated Andrew Gress, Director of Admissions at Mercy College.

Family and friends joined in for photos during the signings. The event wrapped-up with a light reception for future Mercy College students and their families to celebrate the momentous occasion.


About Mercy College of Health Sciences
Mercy College of Health Sciences is the only private Catholic college in central Iowa and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). Located in downtown Des Moines, Mercy College prepares graduates for service and leadership in the healthcare community with a wide range of bachelor, associate, and certificate programs. Mercy College is accepting applications for summer and spring semesters. Visit www.mchs.edu/apply or call (515) 643-3180 to learn how you can start your Charting Your Course.