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How To Apply

Let Us Help You With the Application Process

Applicants for fall 2017
To begin a new application or complete one in-progress to begin study at McDaniel College in the fall 2017 term, please use this link »

Applicants for 2018 and beyond
McDaniel College has switched to a new application system. Any information that you started prior to 8.15.17 will not be available in the new system and you will be required to use the new application. We apologize for any inconvenience and will always be happy to assist you in the process or answer any questions.

At McDaniel, we make the Graduate Studies admission process straightforward and convenient. We are here to answer your questions and guide you along the way.

First, check out the general requirements and then review the requirements specific to your program. Admission materials are accepted and processed throughout the year, but we recommend that you submit your application and supporting materials well in advance of the start of the intended semester of entry.


Complete an online application. Be sure to include your payment confirmation # or McDaniel ID number to activate processing. 


Forward your official college transcripts to us at McDaniel College, Graduate Admissions, 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD 21157-4390. Official transcripts can also be submitted electronically to (If your undergraduate degree is from McDaniel College, skip this step.)

Nat'l Chocolate Cupcake Day
October 18, 2017, 11:00 am
Dinner on Us
October 18, 2017, 5:00 pm
150 Years on the Hill at Rice Gallery
October 19, 2017, 10:00 am
Family Weekend at On Campus
October 20, 2017, 8:00 am
Historical Walking Tour at WMC Alumni Hall
October 21, 2017, 12:00 am
October 21, 2017, 12:00 am
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