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COVID-19 Updates

McDaniel College has made the difficult but necessary decision to move all undergraduate and graduate instruction to an online learning format for the remainder of the Spring Semester. Online instruction will still begin Monday, March 23. Continue to visit our COVID-19 Information Page for updates.

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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)

Contact Stephanie

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Brooke Hain '12 Associate Director of Admissions

You work with Brooke if you go to high school in: Anne Arundel County (MD), Caroline County (MD), Cecil County (MD), Dorchester County (MD), Kent County (MD), Queen Anne's County (MD), Somerset County (MD), Talbot County (MD), Wicomico County (MD), Worcester County (MD), AK, AZ, CA, CO, DE, ID, MT, NV, NM, NY, OR, TX, UT, WA, WY, Puerto Rico.

Brooke also works with students who are living outside the United States.

Contact Brooke

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Joanna Caples Admissions Counselor

You work with Joanna if you go to high school in: Carroll County (MD), AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, NJ, SC, TN, VA, WV 

Contact Joanna

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Katie Ridgway '10 Admissions Counselor

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), IL, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MO, NE, ND, OH, OK, SD, WI

Contact Katie

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Zachery Brown '14 Admissions Counselor

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, RI, VT 

Contact Zachery

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Kelsey Kirkman '19 Admissions Counselor

You work with Kelsey if you go to high school in: Frederick County (MD), Prince George's County (MD) & PA 

Contact Kelsey

Transfer Admissions Counselor for Undergraduate Studies

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Lynne Eccleston Associate Director of Transfer Admissions

You work with Lynne if you are looking to transfer from a two or four year college or university.

Contact Lynne

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 Vice President for Enrollment Management

Contact Janelle

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Heidi Reigel '97 Dean of Admissions

You work with Heidi if you go to high school in: HI or if you are seeking readmission or a second bachelor's degree from McDaniel College. 

Contact Heidi

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Jill Centofanti Executive Director of Admission Operations and Technology

Contact Jill

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Kim Baumgardner Assistant Director of Admissions Operations

Contact Kim

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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

Contact Anna

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Penny Pfeiffer Senior Graduate Enrollment Management Specialist

Contact Penny

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Kariann Glynn Operations Assistant

Contact Kariann