8730 Mitchell Road
PO Box 910
La Plata, MD 20646-0910
The La Plata Campus hosts a variety of amenities, including:
- Large indoor pool
- Fine Arts Center with a 400-seat theater
- High-tech computer laboratories
- Outdoor and indoor sports facilities
- Fitness center
- Online learning center
- State-of-the-art conference center
Buildings and Services
AD Building - Administration
Take care of everything from Admissions to the Bursar’s Office to Career Services in the AD Building. The Express Counter in the first floor lobby is a one-stop shop for many support services.
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BI Building - Center for Business and Industry
Meeting facilities and the cafeteria are housed in BI, as well as the Office of the President and Small Business Development.
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BK Building - The Bookstore Building
With a central location on the La Plata Campus, the Bookstore Building houses the CSM College Store. The store’s three levels offer gifts, books, apparel, school supplies, and computer software, as well as new and used textbooks. Stop by Hawks Hideaway for ice cream, fresh baked cookies, snacks, gourmet coffee, and soft drinks.
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BU Building - Business Building
The BU Building houses CSM’s Division of Financial and Administrative Services.
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CC Building - Campus Center
Take time to relax in the Campus Center, which houses the Student Life Department, Alumni Services and more. Study in the one of the lounge areas, take advantage of vending machines or watch T.V.
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CE Building - Community Education Building
CE was one of the three original buildings of the campus that later became CSM. It is now a 48,00 square foot building with 18 classrooms, computers labs and conference rooms.
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CL Building - St. Charles Children's Learning Center
The St. Charles Children's Learning Center is CSM's childcare and safe learning environment for the children of students, faculty, staff and the community. The CLC opened in January 2006 and can accommodate 115 children.
CS Building - Campus Services Building
Take driver education classes or sign up for certificate for a motorcycle license or Commercial Driver License. While motorcycle and CDL training sign-up is in the CS building, the actual courses are taught at CSM’s Center for Transportation Training on Radio Station Road in La Plata.
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FA Building - Fine Arts Center
See theatre performances, gallery exhibits and much more at the Fine Arts Center. This building is a community hub for the arts in Southern Maryland.
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HT Building - James C. Mitchell Center for Health Technology
HT is a building dedicated to science, from anatomy to biology to nursing skills. Its classrooms and laboratories offer the tools to train tomorrow’s scientists and health care providers.
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LR Building - Learning Resource Center
LR houses a large number of student services, including the Testing Center, Help Desk, and Library to name a few.
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PE Building - Physical Education Center
PE offers a variety of fitness options to students, faculty and the community. You can take classes, work with a personal trainer, or just use the fitness center facilities on your own schedule.
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Enjoy a comfortable, “no-fuss” exercise alternative. Take part in cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training activities in our newly updated state-of-the-art Fitness Center.
The gymnasium is open to students for classes and during supervised open gym hours.
Swimming classes are available for all ages, as well as lifeguard training, basic SCUBA and therapeutic aquatic instruction. Pool membership is available for non-students, faculty, and staff. The pool is open free of charge to credit students with a valid CSM student ID.
The tennis courts are open to all students when not in use by a class or by the CSM tennis teams.
The Wellness Center encourages the development of healthy lifestyles through fitness assessments, body composition analysis, and other health related screenings. Education programs are offered on health related topics.
Students, staff, faculty and community members are encouraged to stop by for handouts, brochures, and other wellness information
ST Building - Francis P. Chiaramonte, M.D. Center for Science and Technology
The ST Building is home to chemistry, microbiology, electronics, physics, and computer laboratories and classrooms.
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TC Building - Maryland Center for Environmental Training
The TC Building is home to the Maryland Center for Environmental Training (MCET), providing environmental, safety and health training and compliance assistance through practical applications.
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