Your First Year Experience

The new Green Terror mascot is welcomed during 2017 Homecoming.

The First Year Program at McDaniel has many levels of support for you and your family as a new first-year student or first-year transfer student.

Take this chance to explore all the great components of the FYE at McDaniel and all the wonderful opportunities that lie ahead for your adventure!

Welcome, Spring 2019, New Students!

Contact us!

The First Year Experience is led by McDaniel’s First Year Team:

First Stop Office
firstyearteam@mcdaniel.edu
410-857-2790

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McDaniel does all it can to connect the new student to the community and prepare the student for arrival.

View the New Student Checklist »

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The New Student Orientation will assist you in the transition to McDaniel, both academically and socially.

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Advising, choosing classes and connecting to a faculty member at McDaniel are important pieces of your first year on the Hill!

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Transfer Student Seminars are innovative topical and thematic courses on a range of subjects that provide an introduction to the liberal arts and an academic transition to college.

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Student Support Network connects you with academic offices, student life, and campus resources. 

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Haven & Alcohol Edu is an interactive, online program designed to inform students about how alcohol affects the body, mind, perceptions, and behaviors. McDaniel has joined many top schools in the country in adopting Haven (Understanding Sexual Assault) as a component of our sexual violence prevention initiatives.

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The First Stop Office at McDaniel has many levels of support for you and your family as a new first-year student or first-year transfer student.

 
 
Undergraduate semester ends
December 14, 2018, 12:00 am
Graduate semester ends
December 16, 2018, 12:00 am
Undergraduate (UG) January Term begins
January 7, 2019, 12:00 am
Last day to add a class, 4:30 p.m.
January 8, 2019, 12:00 am
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January 10, 2019, 12:00 am
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