Daugherty-Palmer Commons
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The campus is conveniently located 68 miles southeast of Washington, D.C. and 95 miles south of Baltimore. Set on the 17th-century capital of Maryland along the St. Mary’s River, our campus captures the essence of the Chesapeake Bay watershed combined with the richness of colonial history.

April 26, 2022
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is pleased to announce that Terron L. Hillsman, director of the ecological sciences division for the USDA- Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS), will be the College’s 2022 Commencement speaker. The Commencement ceremony will be held on the College’s… Find Out More
December 9, 2021
Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the 18th Annual Southern Maryland Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Celebration virtually, with the theme The Urgency of Creating the Beloved Community, on Monday, Jan. 17 via Zoom.  The program will begin at 8 a.m., and features a keynote… Find Out More
November 4, 2019
SMCM Wellness Center staff, Emily Lamoreau '11 (staff therapist) and Laurie Scherer (director), have been chosen to present at the 2020 annual ACCA conference (American College Counselors Association) in Washington, D.C. in late February. 
The presentation, titled “Responding to Crises on a Small… Find Out More
August 12, 2019
On Saturday, Sept. 7, after much anticipation, the campus and local community will gather to celebrate St. Mary’s College of Maryland’s newest facility, Jamie L. Roberts Stadium, and honor the legacy of its namesake. Open to the public, the official dedication ceremony begins at 12:30 p.m. (gates… Find Out More
April 18, 2019
Nine St. Mary’s College of Maryland chemistry and biochemistry students presented their original research at two national conferences in Orlando, Florida, this spring: the 257th National American Chemistry Society (ACS) conference and the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (… Find Out More
January 11, 2019
On January 12, 2019, the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum (PRNAM) will partner with The Tiny House Project at St. Mary’s College of Maryland and Grammy Award winning jazz musicians from The Spirit of Jazz & Democracy to host a special event and launch a new temporary exhibit highlighting the… Find Out More