Fall Semester Begins August 22

Shauna McQuade 301-784-5154


Student on Campus



CUMBERLAND, Md. (Aug. 4, 2022) – Allegany College of Maryland will welcome its fall semester students to campus on Monday, Aug. 22, with the start of its sixty-first academic year.  The majority of the college’s classes will be in-person with online, flex, and hybrid courses offered.  Registration for the fall semester is still open.  Applying for admission is available online and is free.  

ACM will host a virtual information session at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10.  Interested individuals are requested to register at allegany.edu/virtual-info-session. Daily, in-person campus tours are also available, Monday-Friday, for prospective students and their families.  Advance bookings are required and may be scheduled by contacting the Thomas Welcome Center at 301-784-5005

New and returning student advising sessions will take place between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the ACM Advising Center. Students may request virtual advising sessions by calling 301-784-5198.  Evening virtual advising sessions are available by appointment only.  New students are encouraged to attend an in-person or virtual new student orientation session. Registration is available at allegany.edu/student-orientation.

Fall books are available for purchase and online orders are recommended. The Campus Store’s pick-up window is open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weekdays.  The store is also open for walk-ins from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Extended hours will be held on Saturday, Aug. 20, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Wednesday, Aug. 24, from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

The college’s student-serving offices are currently open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  For the latest on ACM’s COVID-19 guidelines and protocols, visit allegany.edu/coronavirus. 

This semester, ACM is introducing three new academic programs, including a Data Analytics degree and certificate, a Social Media Marketing certificate and an Engineering - Automated Manufacturing Technology degree. To learn more about these exciting and popular career paths, visit allegany.edu/engage-your-future/new-academic-programs-fall-22.html.

For more information on ACM programs or questions, email info@allegany.edu or call 301-784-5005.


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