Direct Admit Program

With the direct admit program, you are assured your spot in the University of Detroit Mercy (Detroit Mercy) Nursing Program right out of high school rather than waiting two years to compete for a spot at another institution.
  • 100%
    Nursing graduates have a 100% job placement rate or are attending a top graduate program within 6 months of graduation.
    Our nursing graduates score above the State and National NCLEX (National Council Licensure Examination) scores.
  • 4.2 Million
    Nursing is the nation's largest healthcare profession, with more than 4.2 million registered nurses nationwide.
I am in my last semester of nursing school. As I apply for jobs and look to the future, I am confident I have been equipped with the skills and knowledge to be a great nurse, thanks to [Detroit Mercy] and Aquinas!
Elizabeth Hathaway '18
The professors sincerely give you the time and attention needed for you to become a confident and well rounded nurse. They want you to succeed just as much as you do.
Peter Assenmacher '19

Please note: Students studying nursing at Aquinas are not eligible for athletics.