2 College Hill Westminster, MD 21157 410-848-7000
http://www.mcdaniel.edu admissions@mcdaniel.edu
About McDaniel College
  • Year of Foundation 1867
  • Size of Campus 160 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type 4-1-4
  • Undergraduate Population 1,695
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,280
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No.
We are a private, selective college of the liberal arts and sciences offering a personalized undergraduate and graduate education delivered by expert faculty in small class settings on a spectacular hilltop campus ideally located near Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Our students also have the opportunity to study at McDaniel Europe in Budapest, Hungary.McDaniel College is a diverse student-centered community committed to excellence in the liberal arts & sciences and professional studies. With careful mentoring and attention to the individual, McDaniel changes lives. We challenge students to develop their unique potentials with reason, imagination, and human concern. Through flexible academic programs, collaborative and experiential learning, and global engagement, McDaniel prepares students for successful lives of leadership, service, and social responsibility.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fling; Homecoming; Jazz Night; Performance Concerts; BSU Fashion Show; International Student Dinner; Soul Food Dinner; Unity Week;
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Percent students who are frat members 13%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Kappa Delta; Alpha Lambda Delta; Alpha Psi Omega; Beta Alpha Chi; Beta Beta Beta; Eikon Texnh E'-Ete; Gamma Sigma Alpha; Gamma Sigma Epsilon; Honors; Kappa Delta Pi; Kappa Mu Epsilon; Lambda Iota Tau; Lambda Pi Eta; Omicron Delta Epsi
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baha'i Club; Catholic Campus Ministries; Christian Fellowship; Jewish Student Union; Imitators of Christ; Unitarian Universalists & Friends
  • Other on-campus organizations 8%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 11%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Community Coalition; Black Student Union; El Club Espanol; German Club; Hispano-Latino Alliance; International Club; Le Cercle Francais; Multicultural Student Association; Multicultural Awareness and Multilingual Awar
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Baltimore, MD (30), Washington, D.C. (80)
  • Distance to nearest train Baltimore, MD (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Baltimore, MD (30)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 62%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 66%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 17%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 29
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 4%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 9%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 8%
  • Number of students using college housing 77%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (30%), women's dorms (16%), men's dorms (15%), sorority housing (9%), fraternity housing (5%), apartment for single students (17%), other housing options (8%)
Campus Services
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, birth control
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Museums Rice Gallery
  • Number Of Microforms 1,445,014
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,500
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 300
  • Library Facilities Richwine CollectionCollections of Egyptian and Native American Art
  • Number Of Subscriptions 14,218
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 581,691
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 162,540
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 35
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 5%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year 75%
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Allegis/AerotekT. Rowe PriceThe Johns Hopkins UniversityEnterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 486