PURPLE & GREEN INFO SERIES
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Where is Mercy College of Health Sciences located?
We’ve called Des Moines, Iowa, home since 1899. As the state capital, Des Moines is a hub of culture and entertainment for young professionals, families, and empty nesters alike. Don’t believe us? Check out everything Des Moines has to offer!
What if I can’t make a Purple & Green Info Session?
Don’t sweat it! We know our students are busy. If you can’t make one of our live Purple & Green Info Sessions, just view our pre-recorded sessions here!
Will the Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing term be conducted online?
All updates related to the pandemic and opening campus for classes and events can be found at mchs.edu/health
When do classes start?
The 2021 summer semester will begin Monday, May 10, 2021.
How can I register for classes?
Once you complete your Online Orientation and submit all required forms, your academic advisor will contact you to help you register for your classes.
How and when can I get my student ID/badge and parking permit?
As soon as local and national safety precautions allow, Mercy College of Health Sciences will resume normal face-to-face operations on-campus. At that time, you are free to come to campus to get your student ID and parking permit. Please complete this Student Photo ID and Parking Registration form with the pertinent information to receive your badge and permit at from Missy Chapman, our Campus Receptionist, in the main lobby of the Sullivan Center.
Still have questions about the Purple & Green Info Series?
No worries! Contact Maureen Smith, External Engagement Coordinator, by email, or call (515) 635-1226.