1,570
Students
Financial aid thermometer
12,454
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
82
82%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

St. Mary's College of Maryland is a Comprehensive institution located in St. Mary's City, MD, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 47645 College Drive
St. Mary&#;s City, MD  20686-3001
United States
Contact Mr. David Hautanen Jr.
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Email: admissions@smcm.edu
Phone: 240-895-5000
Fax: 240-895-5001

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Art History, Criticism And Conservation Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,655
Applied
1,364
Accepted
1,570
Enrolled
82%
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Female Admissions

1,000
Females Applied
849
Females Accepted
85%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

655
Males Applied
515
Males Accepted
79%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.33
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Common Application

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 15th April 1st Yes
Other early decision plan November 15th December 20th Yes
Transfer April 1st May 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 598 540 650
SAT Math 576 530 630
ACT Composite 26 22 28

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

11,646
In-state
27,097
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,850
Full-time student fees
12,816
Room & board
7,400
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

12,454
Avg. Financial Aid Package
15,606
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
2,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,272
Avg. Loan Aid
4,084
Avg. Grant Aid
10,240
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
68%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
4%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,570
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.71%
Black or African American 8.98%
White or Caucasian 70.51%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.25%
Asian 4.01%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 5.16%
Other 2.23%

Gender

Male (42.36%)
Female (57.64%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 82%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
World Carnival, Dance Shows and Relay for Life Walk

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Dance Club, Humans vs. Zombies, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Habitat for Humanity and History Club

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Field Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rowing No Checkmark No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Fencing No Checkmark No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Rock Climbing No Checkmark No
Rowing No Division 3 No
Rugby No Checkmark No
Sailing No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball No Checkmark No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

199
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 139
Part-time - 60
Male - 102
Female - 97