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Student Life

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Director of Student Life and Athletics
Michelle Ruble
CC Building, Room 101

Student Life Coordinator
Anya Patterson
CC Building, Room 110

Manager, Operations
Colleen Joffe
CC Building, Room 110

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Club of the Month

College of Southern Maryland collegiate robotics team, the Talons, won the Tournament Champion Award and the Excellence Award at Purdue University’s robotics competition Jan. 26 in West Lafayette, Indiana. (more)


La Plata Campus Housing Options


The College of Southern Maryland does not offer on-campus housing. 

- This information is open to all students, staff, and faculty at the college
- None of the properties listed with our office are owned by the college
- In most cases, utilities are not included in the monthly rent prices of the properties
- The majority of properties listed with our office are not within walking distance to the college and are about a 10 to 20 minute drive to the campus
- Landlords use our office as an outlet to advertise their properties to students, prospective students, staff, and faculty at the college
- Students, prospective student, staff, and faulty do not have to fill out an application to use our off-campus housing service
- Our office serves as an intermediary resource for students and landlords by allowing both parties to post useful information
- We are no way involved in the process of students signing leases with landlords who post properties with our service.  This process is arranged strictly between the students and the landlords.

Property listings can be found by call 301-934-7508