Kickoff to College

Dates and Locations

You may attend any session at any of the locations:

  • Prince Frederick Campus
    August 29, 2017, 4 p.m.
    Building B
  • La Plata Campus
    August 30, 2017, 4 p.m.
    Fine Arts Center Theatre (FA Building)
  • Leonardtown Campus
    August 31, 2017, 4 p.m.
    Building A, Room 206

Make the most of your first year and your college experience!

Greetings! The CSM Student Success Center (SSC) would like to extend a warm welcome to you as you begin your first CSM academic school year. The College is ecstatic that you have chosen to become a member of our community and we are fully committed to ensuring that you are wholly prepared to be successful in your CSM college career.

The next step in this process is attending CSM’s Kickoff to College!


The Kickoff to College (KOTC) gives new and transfer students a vital opportunity to learn about CSM. KOTC is designed to empower students with the knowledge and tools needed in order to begin your courses at CSM.

At KOTC, you'll get to:

  • Connect with CSM faculty and other new students
  • Learn about student services, clubs, and athletics
  • Discover the services and resources available, including veterans’ services
  • Get helpful hints to ensure your college success
  • Receive your Student ID
  • Earn a 10% textbook coupon for the CSM College Store