College of Southern Maryland is on a 175-acre campus in the rural setting of La Plata, Maryland, not far from Washington and DC.
There are many activities and organizations for College of Southern Maryland students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.
Interested in Greek life? College of Southern Maryland does not have fraternities or sororities.
College of Southern Maryland has the Spanish Club. In fact, more students participate in the Spanish Club than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at College of Southern Maryland include Nursing Student Association, Science Club, Black Student Union and BACCHUS.
College of Southern Maryland students' favorite campus events are Spring Fling Week, Fall Picnic and Transfer Day.
This table offers information on housing at College of Southern Maryland.
|Co-ed Housing Available||No|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||No|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||100%|
College of Southern Maryland does not offer housing.
All College of Southern Maryland students live off campus and 100% of students lived off-campus or commuted to College of Southern Maryland.
At College of Southern Maryland there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at College of Southern Maryland:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Golf||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Lacrosse||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
|Soccer||Intercollegiate Sport||Intercollegiate Sport|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
College of Southern Maryland is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The College of Southern Maryland campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit College of Southern Maryland, take U.S. Highway 301 to La Plata, MD. If you need to fly, book your flight to Reagan National airport.
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