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It Starts With a Connection.

Our admissions professionals love working one on one with students to best determine fit and take the anxiety out of the admissions process. Reach out to your counselor today, because we want to help you realize how you can reach your goals through authentic experiences and deep connections here on the Hill.  

First-Year Admissions Counselors

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Stephanie Stahler Senior Associate Director of Admissions

You work with Stephanie if you go to high school in: Baltimore City (MD), Calvert County (MD), Charles County (MD), St. Mary's County (MD), the private schools in Baltimore County (MD) and Northern New Jersey.

Transfer Students: You work with Stephanie if you are looking to transfer from a two or four year college or university or are seeking a second bachelor's degree from McDaniel College. 

Contact Stephanie

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Brooke Hain '12 Associate Director of International & Off-Campus Programs

Brooke works with students who have an international status or are living outside of the United States.

Contact Brooke

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Katie Ridgway '10 Assistant Director of Admissions

You work with Katie if you go to high school in: Allegany County (MD), Garrett County (MD), Howard County (MD), Montgomery County (MD), Washington County (MD), Southern New Jersey, IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, OK, SD, WI

Contact Katie

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Zachery Brown '14 Assistant Director of Admissions

You work with Zachery if you go to high school in: the public schools in Baltimore County (MD), Harford County (MD), CT, DC, MA, ME, NH, PA, RI, VT 

Contact Zachery

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Kelsey Kirkman '19 Admissions Counselor

You work with Kelsey if you go to high school in:  Carroll County (MD), Frederick County (MD), Prince George's County (MD), and VA .

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Chad Koontz

Chad Koontz Admissions Counselor

You work with Chad if you go to high school in: Anne Arundel County (MD), the Eastern Shore (MD), AL, AR, AZ, CA, CO, DE, FL, GA, ID, KY, LA, MS, MT, NC, NM, NV, NY, OR, SC, TN, TX, UT, WA, WV, OR WY.

Contact Chad

Transfer Admissions Counselor for Undergraduate Studies

Coming Soon!  

Transfer students will work with Stephanie Stahler in the interim.

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Graduate Admissions Counselor

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Crystal Perry '11, '14 Assistant Director of Graduate Enrollment Management

You work with Crystal if you are looking to advance your career with a graduate degree or certification from our school of Graduate & Professional Studies. 

Contact Crystal

Admissions Staff



Janelle Holmboe

Janelle Holmboe Executive Vice President for Constituent Engagement

Contact Janelle

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Jill Centofanti Dean of Admissions

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Kim Baumgardner Assistant Director of Admissions Operations

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Kelly McKenna Administrative Assistant to the VP of Enrollment Management

Contact Kelly

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Anna Green Daily Operations Assistant

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