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Visit. See it. Believe it.

We offer numerous types of visits and programs for you to experience our beautiful campus. Take a look through our current programs to find ones that work for you.

Mount St. Mary's University professor teaching students

Upcoming Visit Programs

Academic Day at the Mount – March 11
(seniors only)

Accepted Students Day – March 21
(accepted students only)

Sunday Visit in English – March 29
(all students)

Sunday Visit in Spanish – March 29
(all students)

Accepted Students Day – April 4
(accepted students only)

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Daily Visits (Monday – Friday)

High school students can visit almost any weekday for a one-on-one information session and student-led campus tour. High school seniors even have the opportunity to observe a class. Transfer students can visit on most weekdays for a one-on-one discussion with our Transfer Coordinator and student-led campus tour.

Daily Visit for High School Students

Daily Visit for Transfer Students

Students walking on campus at the Mount

Weekend Visits

Visit on a Saturday or Sunday to learn more about academics, student life, admissions, and financial aid, and receive a student-led campus tour. On Sunday, you can attend noon Mass at the National Shrine Grotto.

Saturday Visit

Sunday Visit

Students walking on campus at Mount St. Mary's University

Visits for Accepted Students

Accepted Students Day allows you to meet future classmates, explore academic areas of interest, interact with current students, experience some of the clubs and organizations on campus, and learn how you can continue developing your leadership skills at the Mount.

Saturday, March 21 or Saturday, April 4

Campus tour near Peace Plaza at Mount St. Mary's University

Visits for High School Seniors

Ready to take the next step in becoming a future Mountaineer? We offer a variety of options for you including:

Academic Day at the Mount – Sit in on a class and attend presentations from various departments.

Overnight Experience – Stay overnight on Sunday and attend classes in the morning on Monday.

Division I home games – Attend a Division I home game and join in on Mount school spirit.

Peace Plaza at Mount St. Mary's University

Multi-Language Programs

Sunday Visit in Spanish – March 29

Offered entirely in Spanish, this program is designed for high school students and their families at any stage in the college search program.

Register for our Sunday Visit in Spanish

Other Multi-Language Tours

Multi-language discussions and tours are available upon request and with advance notice. The available languages are Italian and Spanish. Please contact Associate Director of Admissions Lara Truitt at or (301) 447-5449.

Las discusiones y visitas en varios idiomas están disponibles a pedido y con previo aviso. Comuníquese con la Directora Asociada de Admisiones, Lara Truitt, a o (301) 447-5449.

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Virtual Tour

Want to see what Mount St. Mary's University's Emmitsburg campus is like? Take our virtual tour and find out more about living spaces, academic buildings, student life opportunities, and much more.

Take the Virtual Tour

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Much more than a college visit

When you’re not exploring everything our scenic mountain campus has to offer, there will be plenty of other things to interest and excite you. From legendary historical sites to outdoor activities to shopping and dining, you’ll want to stretch your visit to the Mount into a full-blown vacation.

Explore Area Attractions

Emmit S. Burg driving on Mount St. Mary's University's campus

Can't make it to the Mount?

Then we’ll bring the Mount to you. We travel to high schools and college fairs throughout the year. Find out when we'll be near your hometown.

See the Schedule

Contact Us

If you're not sure what kind of visit would suit you best give us a call at 800-448-4347 or email us at so we can help you find the right visit type or customize one just for you.

If you are interested in bringing a high school group to the Mount, please contact Lara Truitt, assistant director of admissions through our Group Visit Request form.

March 11
10:00a - 2:00p
Academic Day at the Mount
March 21
11:00a - 4:00p
Accepted Students Day
March 29
1:00p - 3:30p
Sunday Visit
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