Upcoming Admissions Events

Our small, picturesque campus is located in the Capital District just minutes from many great options for shopping, dining and entertainment. We welcome you to visit and tour the campus, talk to students, and meet our professors. Below are the various options for visiting us (ideally, visit more than once to get the full Maria experience before classes start).

To schedule a time to visit or register for Admissions event(s) please visit our online registration form or contact the Admissions Office via phone or email, 518-861-2517 or admissions@mariacollege.edu

Information Sessions

  • General Information Session (for students interested in any major)

2014-15 Schedule
October:     10/7 (Tues) 6:00 pm
December:  12/6 (Sat.)
January:        1/20 (Tues) 6:00 pm
February:      2/21 (Sat)
March:          3/19 (Thurs)  6:00 pm

click here to reserve your spot.

Part of making Maria College “your place” is developing relationships. From working hand-in-hand with your academic advisor to creating lasting connections with faculty members, Maria has the kind of small and nurturing environment where strong bonds are formed.  Our information sessions begin creating these small bonds with specific program sessions throughout the semester.

    • Various faculty members will present about their program and will be available to speak to you one-on-one.
    • Current students from your academic program will guide you around campus and discuss their own experiences at Maria College.
    • Financial Aid Officers will help you understand how our affordable tuition and financial aid process works.
    • Admission Officers will help guide you through our application process.

Personal Visit

Our students experience the Maria education difference-- service through learning. The entire Maria College community is committed to also serving you!  We hope you will come visit us (and come back often), then enroll in a program that fits your unique needs--4 and 2 year degrees, plus certificate programs.

Meet one-on-one with an admission counselor who will discuss our various programs and options for you and assist you through the application process.

    • Financial Aid Officers will help you understand how our affordable tuition and financial aid 
    • Current students will guide you around campus and discuss their own experiences at Maria College.
    • If available, we will set up a meeting with you and a faculty member or advisor to thoroughly discuss any past educational experiences or credits and develop a plan of studies for you.

Open House

Saturday, October 25  11 am - 2 pm

The Maria College Open House provides you the opportunity to experience a glimpse of what life at Maria College can be for you.   

    • Faculty will be available to speak to you about our Academic Programs.
    • Current students will guide you around campus and tell you about their experiences at Maria College.
    • Financial Aid Officers will help you understand how our affordable tuition and financial aid can make Maria College one of the best values for higher education in the Capital District.
    • Discuss your multiple options and other questions with members of our Admission’s Team.

Maria Days

Maria Days provide an all access look into the life of being a Maria College Students.  You will attend classes, meet with faculty, have lunch with students, learn about Admission, and discuss any questions or concerns.  

2014-15 Maria Days
Note:  Wednesday; 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

October:         10/29
November:      11/19
January:            1/28
February:          2/18
March:              3/04 and 3/25
April:                4/22

You can register online for our Maria Days our call our Admission Office at 518-861-2517.  We encourage you to complete your application before attending, but if not you will be able to Apply during your visit.

    • Experience life as a Maria College Student
    • Attend classes in your area of interest
    • Discuss your interests over lunch with faculty and students
    • Meet with an Admission Counselor to discuss application and plan for obtaining your educational goals.
    • Tour Campus.
    • Discuss financial aid with a financial aid advisor.

  "On the Spot" Admission Day (bring your transcript):

 

The "On the Spot Admission Day", is Maria's fast track admission application process.  Fall 2014 semester is underway, but please contact us for future admission enrollment information.  Also, be sure and ask us about our BS in Psychology program with a guaranteed cooperative work experience built into your academics Apply (or if you are short on time, you can complete on campus).  Future “on the spot” admission date options coming soon.  Click here to register.

Month Dates Times
 Coming Soon    

Highlights of the one day application process schedule:

    • Meet with an Admission Counselor to discuss your previous coursework and experiences, and plan for obtaining your educational goals.
    • Tour Campus.
    • Discuss financial aid with an advisor.

Questions?  contact the Admission team: admissions@mariacollege.edu

Travel Schedule

Here is a schedule of the College Fairs we will be attending now through November. We hope, if you are in any of the locations listed, that you will stop by and say hello to a Maria College Admission Counselor!  Or if you would like to set up a time for us to visit your business or organization, please contact the Office of Admission at 518-861-2517 or e-mail admissions@mariacollege.edu

September - November 2014 Travel Schedule

Maria College Admission Counselor Location Date
SCCC Transfer Fair 9/30/2014
HVCC Transfer Fair 10/1/2014
Berkshire C.C. Transfer Fair 10/1/2014
Albany H.S. College Fair 10/1/2014
SUNY-Plattsburgh College Night 10/1/2014
SUNY-Adirondack Transfer Fair 10/2/2014
SUNY-Adirondack College Night 10/2/2014
CASDA-Saratoga Springs College Fair 10/6/2014
Herkimer CC and Mohawk CC Transfer Fairs 10/7/2014
Mohawk Valley College Night (SUNY-IT) 10/7/2014
CASDA-Guilderland H.S. College Fair 10/7/2014
CASDA-Bethlehem H.S. College Fair 10/8/2014
Eastside College Night 10/8/2014
CASDA-Shenendehowa H.S. College Fair 10/9/2014
Dutchess C.C. College Fair 10/14/2014
Saratoga Catholic College Fair 10/15/2014
Greater Binghamton College Day 10/15/2014
Lake George Class Presentation 10/16/2014
Shaker H.S. Mini-College Fair 10/17/2014
Colonie H.S. Mini-College Fair 10/17/2014
Belanger School of Nursing Fair (Ellis Hospital) 10/20/2014
SUNY-Colbleskill College Information Day 10/20/2014
Columbia-Greene C.C. College Night 10/21/2014
Ichabod Crane Mini-College Fair 10/21/2014
Tri County Counselors' College Night 10/21/2014
Questar III College Fair (Rensselaer) 10/22/2014
Otsego County College Night (SUNY-Oneonta) 10/26/2014
HFM BOCES College Day

10/29/2014

Ballston Spa Mini-College Fair 10/29/2014
Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake Mini-College Fair 10/29/2014
SUNY-Adirondack Health Sciences Fair 10/29/2014
Westchester C.C. Transfer Fair 10/29/2014
Capital Region BOCES Health Opportunities Fair 11/3/2014
Capital Region BOCES Fair 11/5/2014
Tri-County College Night (Pine Bush H.S.) 11/6/2014