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Senior Exit Extravaganza View the Slideshow

MIssed the Senior Exit Extravaganza? You can still view the slideshow that contains important information from several campus offices, including: Registrar, Bursar, Financial Aid, Wellness Center, Campus Store, Alumni Engagement, Housing & Residence Life, Graduate & Professional Studies, CEO, Academic Life, Office of Communications & Marketing, and the Fund for McDaniel.

Class of 2021 Senior Checklist

Do a happy dance! You are a senior! Be proud of all you have accomplished here on the Hill and all you will continue to accomplish as the incredible human you are. #GreenTerror4Life.

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Prioritize Health & Wellness Deadline: Always

Big changes (even good ones!) can bring stress. If your emotions are all over the place right now, you are not alone! Prioritize your basic self-care needs: sleep, exercise, eat well, and connect with others! And remember: Wellness Center counselors are here if you need us! Email: wellness@mcdaniel.edu

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Apply for Graduation Deadline: ASAP

Go to Self-service > Student Planning Menu > Check Your Progress to see that your requirements show Completed. If a requirement shows 0 of __ Completed and is not Fully Planned, contact your advisor as soon as possible to establish a plan for completion. Questions? Email: acruz@mcdaniel.edu.

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Order Commencement Robes and other Products Deadline: April 21. Order announcements and caps & gowns online from Herff Jones by April 21 for home delivery: http://colleges.herffjones.com/college/_mcdaniel/. After April 21, only a limited number of caps & gowns will be available for purchase at the Campus Store. Questions? Visit the Campus Store website: www.mcdaniel.bncollege.com.

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Pay your Final Bill Deadline: April 30

Students must have all account balances paid in full by April 30, 2021 to qualify for graduation. Log onto MyMcDaniel > Student Menu > Student–Bursar’s Office > View my Tuition Account > and select “View Statement” on the right. Contact the Bursar’s Office: bursar@mcdaniel.edu.

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Complete Financial Aid Exit Counseling Deadline: ASAP

Federal regulations require all federal student loan borrowers to complete an exit loan counseling. Exit counseling provides information on how to effectively manage student loan repayment. Visit StudentAid.gov to get started. Contact the Financial Aid office: finaid@mcdaniel.edu.

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Visit the CEO Deadline: ASAP

Congrats, seniors! If you need help with your job and/or graduate school search, you can still schedule an appointment with the Center for Experience and Opportunity (CEO) via Handshake. Stop by our office or email us at ceo@mcdaniel.edu to provide us with an update on your post-graduation plans.

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Have You Considered Graduate School? It’s Not Too Late!

McDaniel Graduate and Professional Studies program offers 27 Master’s and Post-Graduate certificate programs, and we are currently accepting applications for Summer and Fall 2021. Contact Graduate Admissions: cperry@mcdaniel.edu or the Graduate and Professional Studies office: gps@mcdaniel.edu.

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Reserve your Guest Tickets Deadline: May 3

Electronic ticketing information will be emailed to all Class of 2021 graduates the week of April 19, 2021. Each graduate will be allowed two guest tickets. Names and contact information for each of your guests will be required in order to reserve your tickets. 

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Submit your Photo for the Senior Slideshow and Complete the Senior Survey  Deadline: May 17

100% participation from the Class of 2021! Complete the Senior Exit Survey to share information about your post-educational plans and experiences at McDaniel. Also, as a proud salute to you, we want to feature you in our annual Commencement slideshow. Complete the survey at: mcdaniel.edu/senior-survey

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Register for Senior Week 2021 Advance registration is required for some events

Congratulations Class of 2021! You made it. Now, it's time to CELEBRATE! Celebrate all you have accomplished and have some fun  (virtually and in-person) during Senior Week, May 17-21, 2021. ilovethehill.mcdaniel.edu/seniorweek2021​.

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Update Your Information with Alumni Engagement Stay Connected After Graduation

We will keep you up to date with events, Green Terror Talks, and opportunities to volunteer as an alum. We can also connect you with resources to help you as a young professional too! ​ilovethehill.mcdaniel.edu/update-contact-info.

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Senior Class Gift It's a Great Day to be a Green Terror

Senior Class gift is a Green Terror tradition where members of the graduating class invest in the College. Visit www.givecampus.com/z6dfg1 to support the area of your choice! As a token of our appreciation for supporting McDaniel as a senior, make plans to attend this year’s Senior Backyard Barbecue on Thursday, May 20.

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Move-Out Day! May 22 at 8pm

The residence halls will be closing at 8pm on May 22, after the Commencement ceremony. We suggest using Senior Week to pack and clean so you are not rushing on the day of graduation. We will have extra dumpsters on campus for trash disposal during the weeks around closing. Remember to turn in your key(s) before you depart!