Mount St Mary's University

Emmitsburg, MD

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Mount St Mary's University

Mount St Mary's University

Mount St Mary's University Student Essentials

Mount St Mary's University Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.msmary.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $32,954
Out-of-State Tuition: $32,954
Retention Rate: 80%
Enrollment: 2,617
Year Established: 1808

About Mount St Mary's University

The Mt. Saint Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland, offers quality undergraduate and graduate programs that allow for the intellectual and spiritual growth of every student.

Its strong Roman Catholic identity informs nearly all aspects of the university, such as the curriculum, campus ministry and service organizations and class instruction. The university aims to aid all students in their spiritual journey, no matter to which faith they belong.

The school sponsors many events designed for spiritual fulfillment, like retreats, community-based service projects and religious services. It also has an active student life, with more than 70 groups and organizations from student government to St. Mary’s own radio station.

There’s always something to do on campus, whether you want to catch a performance of the Beijing Opera, hear a guest speaker or enjoy the Annual Crab Feast, which are only a few of the many opportunities St. Mary’s offers.

Academics include traditional undergraduate programs in Biology, Environmental Science, Psychology, Theology and more. Available graduate programs are in Business Administration, Health Administration, Education and Teaching.

Admissions require students to submit ACT or SAT scores, a letter of recommendation and a personal statement as well as have been involved in extracurricular activities.

Many students who are accepted are eligible for academic scholarships. Other financial aid options include federal grants, loans, ROTC scholarships and work-study programs.

Mount St Mary's University Map & Location

Mount St Mary's University
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, MD 21727


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Getting Around Mount St Mary's University

Walkability

Poor walkability. We recommend using a car for this area.

2/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Emmitsburg, MD

Winter
Dec
43
26
Jan
39
22
Feb
42
23
Spring
Mar
52
30
Apr
63
39
May
72
50
Summer
Jun
81
59
Jul
85
64
Aug
83
62
Fall
Sep
76
54
Oct
65
43
Nov
54
34

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 1,963
Freshman Class 424
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,617

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 9%
  • African American: 10%
  • Caucasian: 72%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 7%
Latino 9%
African American 10%
Caucasian 72%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 7%

Undergraduate 75%
Graduate 25%
Full-Time 100%
Part-Time 0%
Women 53%
Men 47%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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