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College of Southern Maryland
8730 Mitchell Rd
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910

Orientation and Registration - La Plata Campus

La Plata Campus


La Plata Campus
8730 Mitchell Road
La Plata, MD 20646
Fax: 301-539-4791
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Reservation Information

New students who have already applied and taken the Placement Test may sign up for an Orientation Session by calling 301-934-7765 (option 9).  Sessions will be held on the following dates:

Tuesday, July 29th
9:00am - 1:30pm  Room BI 113
Wednesday, July 30th
3:30pm - 7:00pm
Room BI 113


Here is an agenda of what you can expect to experience at your orientation session:

         8:30 am          
Orientation Check-In Open
         9:00 am
Campus tour and CSM Overview Walk and Talk
         9:30 am
Activity led by Student Life**
       10:30 am
Campus Resource Presentations**
       11:00 am
Advising overview/Group Advising
       12:30 pm
Class Registration
       12:30 pm
Parent Session**
       1:30 pm
End Orientation
 **These activities
will not be offered during the July 30th evening session