Alumni & Friends
Welcome to the Alumni Association
Mercer has more than 80,000 alumni who live throughout the United States and in more than 70 countries around the world. The Alumni Association is governed by a National Board of Directors and an Alumni Board of Directors for each school or college.
Alumni Award Nominations
Nominate a deserving Alumnus for the Distinguished Alumnus, Meritorious Service or the Thomas Sewell Plunkett Young Alumnus Award to be honored at Homecoming. Nominations are accepted throughout the year. In any given calendar year, nominations received by June 1 are considered for that year’s awards. Those received after June 1 may be considered in subsequent years. Awards are typically presented during Homecoming Weekend activities in the fall of each year.
2017 Alumni Award Winners
Distinguished Alumnus Award
The Honorable Walter Homer Drake, Jr., CLA '54, LAW '56
Meritorious Service Award
Curt and Libba Anderson
Thomas Sewell Plunkett Young Alumnus/Alumna Award
The Honorable Rizza O'Connor, BUS '07, LAW '10
Andrew Werkheiser, BUS '13