Upcoming Admissions Events

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.

Maria College is a picturesque campus located in the Capital District just minutes from many great options for shopping, dining and entertainment.

A variety of degree options to match your interests--pre-professional health programs, nursing, occupational therapy assistant, liberal arts, healthcare management and more.  Ranked nationally for affordability.  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).  

Note:  We welcome walk-ins throughout the day on any of the dates listed below.

Fall Open House: November 5

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

Fall Open House: Sunday, November 5 from 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. Refreshments feature Cider Belly Donuts.  Please forward to a friend who might want to attend Maria! Click here to register online.  For more information, please call 518.861.2517 or email admissions@mariacollege.edu.

Maria Day: 2 date options

Reserved for high school students--Maria Day provides a look into the life of being a Maria College student.

Two options: Friday, November 10 from 9am - 2pm OR Monday, December 4 from 9am - 2pm

  • 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.

Click here to register online.  For more information call the Admission Office at 518.861.2517

High School Instant Admit Day: November 16

High School Instant Admit Day: Thursday, November 16 from 4pm-8pm.   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!  Click here to register online.

Transfer Student Day: November 28

Transfer Student Day: Tuesday, November 28 from 9am-2pm OR 4pm-8pm.  Designed for students currently enrolled in college, bring your transcript, meet with an admission counselor to develop your academic plan, and learn more about your transfer options into Maria.  Click here to register online.  For more information call the Admission Office at 518.861.2517

LPN Information Session: November 16

LPN Information Session: Thursday, November 16 from 6pm - 8pm.   Are you interested in the exciting field of healthcare? Do you want to be a nurse? Maria College can help you follow your passion! 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.  Click here to register online.  For more information call the Admission Office at 518.861.2517

Fast Track Admissions

Bring your transcript(s) for an admission counselor to review and fast track your application.  Please check back for dates for Spring '18 semester.
Contact the Admission Team: 518.861.2517 or admissions@mariacollge.edu for more information.

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 email: admissions@mariacollege.edu
Fair Date Time
CDCA Caravan September 18 8:30am-2pm
Greenville High School Fair September 19 6pm-8pm
CASDA - Kingston High School September 19 6:30pm-8pm
CDCA Caravan September 19 8:30am-2pm
CASDA - HVCC Fair September 20 9am-11:30am,
6pm-8pm
Tri-County Counselors Day September 21 9am-11am,
6pm-7:30pm
CDCA Caravan September 25 8:30am-2pm
CASDA - Saratoga High School September 25 6:30pm-8pm
CASDA - Guilderland High School September 26 6:30pm-8pm
CDCA Caravan September 26 8:30am-2pm
CDCA Caravan September 27 8:30am-2pm
CASDA - Albany High School Fair September 27 10:15am-12:30pm
CASDA - Shenendehowa September 27 6:30pm-8pm
CASDA - Schenectady High School September 28 9:30am-11:30am
CASDA - Schalmont High School September 28   6:30pm-8pm
SCCC Transfer Fair October 3  
Saratoga Job Fair October 4 10am-4pm
SUNY - Plattsburgh College Night October 4 6pm-8pm
SUNY - Adirondack Health Sciences Fair October 4 TBD
A.C.C. College Night October 5 6pm-8pm
Mohawk Valley College Night October 10 6:30pm-8:30pm
AMC Complex Patient Conference October 12, 13 8am-4pm
South Colonie High School Fair Octoner 13 10:30am-11:45am
SUNY - Cobleskill College Day October 16 11:30am-1:30pm
Ichabod Crane College Day October 17 10:15am - 11:45am
Columbia-Greene College Night October 17 6pm-7:30pm
Burnt Hills College Day October 18 11am-12pm
Ballston Spa College Day October 18 9am-10:15am
CASDA - Bethlehem High School October 18 6:30pm-8pm
Guilderland Instant Admit Day October 19 8am-2:30pm
Belanger BSN Fair October 23 11:30am-3pm
Westchester C.C. Transfer Fair October 25 11am-1pm
AMC Benefits Day October 26 7am-4pm
Memorial College of Nursing November 1 11:30am-1pm
Ulster BOCES College and Military Day November 8 8:45am-10:45am,
11:50am-1:35pm
Samaritan School of Nursing November 8 11:30am-1pm