I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Research has shown that Confucius was on the right track. Students who participate in active, hands-on learning often retain three and a half times more information then they do in a traditional lecture format. And not only is retention greater, but students also get the real-world experience that employers are always looking for.
At Merrimack, we believe that the deepest learning occurs when you’re fully immersed in the experience. Meet some Merrimack students who are doing just that by applying academic content to real-world issues.
JOHN, Class of 2014 – Major: Athletic Training
“I love sports and played high school
After a whirlwind college decision process, this is it! The final week to deposit and lock in where your soon-to-be-freshman will spend the next four years – it’s a huge decision! Merrimack’s deposit deadline is Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
Ways to deposit to Merrimack:
- Mail a $500 check, payable to Merrimack College, along with the deposit form.
- Pay online! Visit https://merrimack.afford.com/. Under “Make a Payment” choose “Merrimack College – Deposits Only” and follow the instructions. Acceptable methods of payment include Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover and e-check.
- Drop it off at Merrimack’s Welcome Center. We’ve extended our hours if you want to come in for any last-minute help or to drop off