Notre Dame of Maryland University

4701 N Charles St, Baltimore, United States
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Overview of Notre Dame of Maryland University

About this school

Notre Dame of Maryland University, founded in 1873, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college for women. Its 58-acre campus is located inside city limits in northern Baltimore.
  • Website


    www.ndm.edu/
  • Coeducational


    Mostly women

  • Graduate Students


    1,595

  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,169
    • Men:58 (5.0%)
    • Women:1,111 (95.0%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Notre Dame of Maryland University is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
-
Science
3
-
Foreign Language
2
-
Social Studies
-
-
History
2
-
Academic Electives
4
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
February 15
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Used for advising ACT: Used for advising

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
4701 North Charles Street
City, State, Zip
Baltimore, MD  21210-2476
Phone
(410) 532-5330
Fax
(410) 532-6287
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1, December 1
Early Action Notification
Not reported

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Resumé recommended for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
49% of 827 applicants were admitted
Women
49% of 827 applicants were admitted
Men
Not reported

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
107 (26%) of 409 admitted students enrolled
Women
107 (26%) of 409 admitted students enrolled
Men
Not reported

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.66
375 And Above
56%
3.50 - 3.74
12%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
6%
2.00 - 2.49
1%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
Sat Critical Reading
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
24 average |21-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
6%
• Score 24 - 29
47%
• Score 18 - 23
47%
• Score 12 - 17
0%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $35,019 (71.71468943908583%)
  • Room & Board: - $11,446 (23.440027851160124%)
  • Other Expences: - $1,200 (2.45745530503164%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $1,166 (2.38782740472241%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Notre Dame of Maryland University accepts installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002065
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
99 (95.2%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
85 (85.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
85 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
21 (24.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
79%
Average Award
$28,928
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 85 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,905
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 52 (61.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,928
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 15 (17.6%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
19 (18.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $18,367

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
469 (89.3%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
440 (93.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
440 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
67 (15.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
67%
Average Award
$23,572
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 431 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $19,711
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 320 (72.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,688
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 52 (11.8%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
68 (13.0%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $16,044

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
85%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$32,346
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
16.0%
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
6.0%

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, TEACH Grants
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Special Characteristics
International Students, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,091

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


4-1-4

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


126

Part-Time Faculty


10

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


Not reported

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 29% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 49% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 20% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 2% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 28% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 66% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 6% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
100
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Not Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Notre Dame of Maryland University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


85.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


48.6%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


55.2%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


56.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (38)


  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Community Organization and Advocacy
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology
  • Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Interdisciplinary studies, Liberal arts/general studies

Online Degrees


Engineering, radiological science with Johns Hopkins University

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts

Master's Programs of Study (7)


  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Communication--General
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English as a Second Language
  • Liberal Studies
  • Nonprofit Management

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


619,493

Nearest Metropolitan Area


58 acres

Environment


Urban environment

Campus Size


Baltimore and Washington, DC

Weather


Temperature
23.4 average low in January, 83.2 average high in September
Rain
114 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
10 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore
Nearest Bus Station
8 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore
Nearest Train Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Baltimore

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


56%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Not offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Gators
School Colors
Royal blue, white, and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Notre Dame of Maryland University offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, omega phi alpha service sorority, maryland student legislature, business and economics society, sigma tau delta honor society, residence hall council

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Mostly women

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


538

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,169
Women
1,111
Men
58

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 2.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 4.8% Asian
  • 27.7% Black/African-American
  • 5.9% Hispanic/Latino
  • 0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 57.2% White
  • 1.4% Unknown

International Students


1.2% from 12 countries

Average Age


21

Number of Graduate Students


1,595

Student Resources

Study resources