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New Student Orientation 2018: June 22 or June 29

Mount St. Mary's University is excited to welcome all new students to your mountain home.

​Stay tuned for more details to come in the next few months!


Summer Timeline

Be sure to add the following dates to your calendar:

June 1 — Housing application opens
June 1 — Sign up begins for optional Pre-Orientation: Mountward Bound trips (closes July 15)
TBA — Mount 101: Summer Bridge Program applications due (program optional)
TBA — Final course schedules are distributed
July 1 — Confirm final official transcripts
July 4 — Housing applications due
TBA — First payment due
August 12 — Optional Pre-Orientation: Mountward Bound trips begin (start date varies on desired program)
August 17 — New Student Move-In Day
August 17–19 — New Student Orientation
August 20 — Classes begin

Your Next Steps ...

  1. Set Up Your Mount Email
    You will receive detailed instructions on how to set up your Mount email the last week of May; these instructions will be sent to your personal email address.

  2. Complete Language Placement Testing
    Language testing is required by all students and is to be completed online before Orientation.

  3. Prepare Required Health Forms
    Please print and bring completed forms to Orientation.

  4. Review Learning Services Offered at the Mount 
    Learning Services provides Disability Support Services and Peer Tutoring, as well as individual Study Strategies instruction. If you know you require additional learning accommodations, please submit the required paperwork through the Learning Services office.

  5. Apply for On-Campus Housing
    For resident students only. (Mount email required to apply) The Application is available beginning June 1st and will be due on July 4th. 

Thank you for choosing Mount St. Mary's University.

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