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McDaniel College

Westminster, MD 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate87%
Acceptance Rate87%

About Mcdaniel College

McDaniel College is a private, nonprofit institution in the suburb of Westminster, Maryland. Mcdaniel College was founded in 1867. The college enrolls around 3,081 students a year, including 1,757 undergraduate students.

Mcdaniel College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Mcdaniel College. In 2022, Mcdaniel College accepted 87% of applicants. In 2022, 4,391 students applied to Mcdaniel College and 3,806 were admitted.

McDaniel College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 87%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 67%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
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McDaniel College is locatedin the town of Westminster, Maryland, in the suburbs of Baltimore and Washington and DC.

If you are interested in seeing Mcdaniel College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Baltimore Beltway (I-695) to Westminster, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what McDaniel College and Westminster are like without leaving home.

College Info

2 College Hill Westminster, MD 21157-4390

Campus Setting: Suburban

Mcdaniel College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mcdaniel College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mcdaniel College is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Wondering what life at Mcdaniel College is like? There are approximately 3,081 students enrolled at Mcdaniel College, including 1,757 undergraduate students and 1,324 graduate students. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from MD and 27% percent of students are from other states.


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