Visit Campus

We believe the best way for you to understand the value of a Maria College education is to visit our campus and meet our staff and students in person. Please contact the Office of Admissions via email: or by phone (Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm) to speak with an admissions counselor.

Personal Visit
To schedule a time to visit or register for Admissions event(s) please visit our online registration form or contact the Admissions Office at (518) 861-2517 or email

Attend an Event
Come visit and learn more—tour the campus, talk to students, and meet faculty. Below are the various options for visiting us (ideally, visit more than once to get the full Maria experience). We welcome walk-ins throughout the day on any of the dates listed below.

  • Open House: Mar 30

    The best way to learn about Maria College is to come and visit us at an Open House. 

    Spring Open House:
    Saturday, March 30 | 11am-2pm

    Prospective students will have a chance to “choose their own adventure” and be eligible to win a great prizes by getting “passports” stamped as they visit multiple information stations learning more about academic programs, financial aid, and more.

    For more information, please call (518) 861-2517 or email

    Click here to register.

  • Instant Admit Day

    Bring your transcript(s), apply and be admitted, all in one day. Check back for future event dates. Contact the Admission Team at (518) 861-2517 or for more information.

  • Maria Day

    Reserved for high school students, Maria Day provides an all access look into the life of being a Maria College Student. Check back for event dates.

    • 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.

    For more information, please call (518) 861-2517 or email

  • Information Sessions

    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.

    Please check back for future dates.

  • LPN Information Session

    Are you interested in the exciting field of healthcare? Do you want to be a nurse? Maria College can help you follow your passion. A 16 month* LPN program designed for working professionals.

    LPN Program Highlights:

    • Earn your degree in 16 short months*.
    • Flexible schedule with weekend coursework.
    • All coursework is college level and credits are transferable.
    • Provides a seamless pathway to the Maria College A.A.S. Nursing (RN program).

    Tour the college, speak one-on-one with an admission counselor about the application process and ask your questions during a Q&A session with Nursing faculty.

    *Note: nursing courses only; transcript review will determine if prerequisites are required resulting in additional study terms. Open lab hours and some activities are not exclusively on the weekend.

    For more information contact the Office of Admissions at (518) 861-2517 or

  • High School Instant Admit Day

    High School students interested in attending Maria College can bring their transcript, meet with an admission counselor, learn more about your intended major and be accepted into Maria, all in one evening!

    For more information, please call (518) 861-2517 or email

  • 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 1:1 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.

    Call Admissions to schedule your appointment (518) 861-2517.

  • Travel Schedule

    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