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Notre Dame of Maryland University
Baltimore, MD
Notre Dame of Maryland University, founded in 1873, is a private, church-affiliated, liberal arts college for women. Its 58-acre campus is located inside city limits in northern Baltimore.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational No, women only
Undergraduate Students 1,169
   Women 1,111 (95.0%)
   Men 58 (5.0%)
Graduate Students 1,595
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 49% of 827 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.66
SAT Math 519 average
460-570 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 530 average
470-570 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 24 average
21-28 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $48,831
  Tuition and Fees $35,019
  Room and Board $11,446
Average Percent of Need Met 79%
Average Freshman Award $28,928
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 125
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 29% of classes
10-19 students: 49% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
Baltimore Population 619,493
Nearest Metropolitan Area Baltimore and Washington, DC
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 77% of freshmen, 54% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Gators
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 2.7% American Indian/Alaskan Native
4.8% Asian
27.7% Black/African-American
5.9% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
57.2% White
1.4% Unknown
International Students 1.2% from 12 countries
First-Year Students Returning 85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 48.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported