JUNE OPEN HOUSE OFFERED AT ALLEGANY COLLEGE OF MARYLAND
CUMBERLAND, Md. (June 11, 2021) – Allegany College of Maryland will host an in-person open house at its Cumberland campus beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Thomas Welcome Center on Monday, June 28.
After a greeting from President Cynthia Bambara, prospective students and their families will take guided tours of the campus, including the college’s newly renovated Technology Building. Participants will explore academic program areas, virtually visit student housing, participate in a Q&A session and have the option to register for fall classes. The School of Hospitality Management and Culinary Arts will cater a free lunch for attendees at noon and student services staff will be available until 4 p.m. to assist attendees and their families.
Two $500 tuition vouchers will be awarded, and all prospective students will receive an ACM t-shirt. Advance registration is required and available online at allegany.edu/open-houses. Questions may be directed to Sue Rowan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301-784-5120. Inquiries for individual virtual sessions or one-on-one campus tours can also be directed to Rowan.
Stepping up its commitment to education access, ACM will not raise tuition for the upcoming academic year and has expanded its scholarship and financial aid opportunities in light of the pandemic, including special funding to alleviate COVID-19-associated hardships. Allegany County residents may benefit from an up to 50% tuition discount through the Allegany County Opportunity Tuition Subsidy or the Allegany County Opportunity Merit Scholarship program. The Regional Student Waiver program offers a 15% tuition discount for residents of Bedford, Fulton and Somerset counties in Pennsylvania and Hampshire, Mineral and Morgan counties in West Virginia for students enrolled at the Cumberland campus or in online courses.