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, Self-Service, 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 Campus Store or order online.