STEPS THAT NEED TO BE TAKEN BEFORE STARTING CLASSES AT ACM:
Submit an Admissions Application
Send an official copy of your high school transcript and SAT/ACT scores if taken.
Retrieve your Username and Password from your welcome pack. This information is needed to log into various ACM systems
including student Email, WebAdvisor, and Brightspace.
Schedule to take a campus tour and/or attend an open house.
Contact the Learning Commons Testing Services to set up a time to take the placement assessment.
*The following would Except you from taking the placement test:
- SAT scores of 480 in the English section and a 530 on the math section
- ACT scores of at least 21 on each section
- High school GPA of a 3.0 or higher (graduation date must be within 5 years)
Review the ACM Foundation Scholarship Catalog and apply for scholarships online.
*First deadline date is January 31st for the following fall and spring semesters.
Complete the FAFSA. ACM's FAFSA code is 002057
Available beginning October 1st. A priority date of March 1st is recommended but not
required; the FAFSA should be completed as early as possible.
Complete the application for on-campus housing (Willowbrook Woods)
*If interested in living on the Cumberland Campus. Early application deadline date
is April 30th
Meet with an Academic Advisor to schedule courses. Contact the Advising Center at 301-784-5654 or by email.
Pay your bill in full or Set up a Payment Plan for any tuition and fees not covered by financial aid by the posted due date.
Attend a New Student Orientation or Admitted Student Day session.
Buy textbooks and supplies. Available at the ACM Bookstore or order online.