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Expect the Exceptional
  • Student enrollment includes 1,669 full-time undergraduates and 624 full-time master’s degree students.
  • Undergraduates — of whom 53% are women — hail from 35 states and 15 countries.
  • We are a diverse community with 24% students of color.
  • The class of 2017 is 34% first-generation college student.
  • 90% of undergraduate classes are taught by full-time faculty with Ph.D.s.
  • Class size averages 16.
  • 83% of undergraduate students live on campus.
  • Student-athletes compete in 24 sports in the Centennial Conference, among the oldest and best in Division III.
  • 39% of students take advantage of global study opportunities worldwide, including McDaniel Europe in Budapest, Hungary.

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About

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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.

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2014 Grandparents Conference
September 20, 2014, 8:30 am
January Term undergraduate registration
September 22, 2014, 12:00 am
Author Talk: Lisa Van Allen at Hoover Library
September 22, 2014, 7:00 pm
Asian Invasion at Englar Dining Hall
September 23, 2014, 4:45 pm
Sister Outsider Poetry
September 24, 2014, 7:00 pm
McDaniel Free Press Weekly Meeting
September 24, 2014, 8:00 pm
S'MORE BBQ FUN at Englar Dining Hall
September 25, 2014, 4:45 pm
Contrast Literary Magazine First Workshop
September 25, 2014, 9:00 pm
Families Weekend
September 26, 2014, 12:00 am