St. Mary’s City, Md. – St. Mary’s College of Maryland invites prospective students and their families to learn more about the value of a St. Mary’s College education at an open house on Saturday, April 21, beginning at 9:30 a.m. (registration begins at 9 a.m.)    

“We invite students to get a jump on their college search with our April open house,” said David Hautenan, vice president of enrollment at St. Mary’s College. “Visiting a campus is one of the most important activities for a prospective student and their family. We love to highlight the unique features of a St. Mary’s College education, and our gorgeous waterfront campus is particularly welcoming this time of year.”

The open house will feature opportunities for prospective students and their families to learn about student life from current St. Mary’s College students, have questions answered at the Academic Department & Student Resources Fair, and receive information about the application process, admission criteria, and financial aid. The event finishes with the opportunity to take a guided tour of St. Mary’s College’s 361-acre waterfront campus and enjoy a free lunch in the Great Room, the College’s on-campus dining hall.

To register for the open house visit, and select April 21 on the calendar. If students are unable to join us for an open house, campus tours are available on a daily basis throughout the year.

St. Mary’s College of Maryland is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education through 2024-2025. St. Mary’s College, designated the Maryland state honors college in 1992, is ranked one of the best public liberal arts schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Approximately 1,600 students attend the college, nestled on the St. Mary’s River in Southern Maryland.