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Transfer Student Orientation

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Mount St. Mary's University is excited to welcome you to your mountain home!

Transfer Orientation Next Steps ...

  1. Confirm Your Major
    Be sure to email Senior Associate Director of Admissions, Mary Catherine James  or call 800-448-4347 to confirm your intended major at the Mount. 

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

  3. Confirm Final Transcripts
    Confirm that your final transcripts from all previously attended post-secondary institutions have been sent to the Mount.

  4. Apply for On-Campus Housing (resident students only)
    Students wishing to live on campus can apply for on-campus housing on our New Student Housing webpage.

Transfer Orientation Schedule  • January 10, 2018

9–9:30 a.m.

Breakfast/Check In

Phillips Library

9:30–9:40 a.m.

Opening Remarks

9:45–10:30 a.m.

Department Meetings

10:35–11:30 a.m.

The Mount "How To" Session

11:30–11:45 a.m.


11:45 a.m–12:45 p.m.


O'Hara Dining Room

12:45–1 p.m.

Closing Remarks

1 p.m.

Optional Campus Visits

  • Campus Tour

  • Financial Aid; Bradley Hall, First Floor

  • Accounting and Finance; Bradley Hall, Third Floor

  • Mount Card; Bradley Hall, Third Floor

  • Registrar; Bradley Hall, First Floor

  • Learning Services; Borders Hall, First Floor

  • Information Technology Support Center (ITSC), Knott Academic Center, room 108

  • Parking Registration, Public Safety Building

  • Campus Bookstore, McGowan Center

Orientation or Other Questions?

Find out who to contact if you have questions about Orientation or getting familiar with the Mount.

General Questions

Mary Catherine James
Senior Associate Director of Admissions


Contact Residence Life
(301) 447- 5274

Class Schedules

Contact the Registrar
(301) 447-5215

Health Forms

Contact Health Services
(301) 447-5288

Student Loans and Financial Aid

 Contact Financial Aid
(301) 447-5207

Tuition and Billing

Contact Accounting & Finance
(301) 447-5353

Campus Map and Directions

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

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