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Seeing is Believing.

When it comes to the college search process, we know the importance of experiencing campus, meeting students and faculty, trying out the dining hall and seeing what a residence hall looks like.


It's why we encourage all students to visit our campus prior to applying to get a sense of whether McDaniel College is right for you. 


By scheduling your in-person or virtual visit with McDaniel, you will not only get a sense of what your college experience might be like, but you can also unlock your $4000 ($1000 per year) Visit Incentive Grant. 



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Unlock Your Visit Incentive Grant

The Visit Incentive Grant is a commitment McDaniel makes to encourage all prospective students and their families to see what campus has to offer.

The Visit Incentive Grant totals $4000 ($1000/year), and is added to any merit scholarships a student may receive.

Program Eligibility and Details:

  • All prospective undergraduate students are eligible. If you visit in the years before you apply, your Visit Incentive Grant will be awarded at the time of admission.
  • You must visit prior to completing your application. A student who has been admitted is not eligible for any Visit Incentive Grant.
  • The student must attend an in-person or virtual visit or admissions event hosted by the admissions office. Athletes on an official visit will be eligible if the official visit includes time with admissions. The Admissions Visit Leader can help athletes coordinate time with admissions during the recruitment visit if the standard admissions visit options conflict with the official athletic visit schedule.
  • All Visit Incentive Grants are guaranteed for 4 years or completion of a Bachelor’s degree, whichever comes first.
  • Visit Grants cannot exceed $8000 ($2000/year) regardless of the number of times a student has visited unless there is a special program or offer underway.