Information Sessions

The best way to learn about the University of Mary Washington is to attend one of our regularly scheduled information sessions or other opportunities to visit.  Contact our office at graduate@umw.edu to register or click on the corresponding event registration links below.

   We treat you with care and individual attention.

The graduate admissions staff encourages everyone who has questions about a graduate program to contact us to set up an individual pre-admission appointment.  We would be happy to meet with you in-person or talk on the phone.  We can even arrange to FaceTime!  Please call or email to schedule a time to chat today!  540/286-8030 or graduate@umw.edu

All students interested in the Master of Business Administration program should contact the College of Business directly at 540/654-1242 or MBAadmissions@umw.edu.

 

 

Additional Opportunities to Visit:

M.Ed. with Teacher Licensure Information Session

For prospective students interested in our Master of Education with Teacher Licensure program, we also offer a program-specific presentation led by our faculty within the College of Education.  These sessions help explain the Virginia Department of Education’s requirements for licensure and the course content of our program in more detail.  After our presentation, enjoy part or all of one of our graduate courses in the endorsement area that you would like to pursue!

2015 dates for the M.Ed. with teacher licensure information sessions are:

All sessions begin at 6 p.m. and are held in the North building’s University Hall on the Stafford Campus: 121 University Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406.

Click on the dates above to register online for the teacher licensure information sessions.   Registration is not required to attend the event.

Literacy Specialist Information Session & Literacy Lab Demonstration

For prospective students interested in the Literacy Specialist program leading to a Reading Specialist added endorsement, we offer an amazing opportunity to observe our new Literacy Learning Lab in action!  Come hear from our faculty about how we will prepare you to be a literacy leader within your school and speak with some of our students and alumni about how this program made an impact on their careers!

All sessions begin at 5:30 p.m. and are held in the Literacy Lab in the South building, Rm. 209 on the Stafford Campus: 121 University Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406.

Click on the date above to register online for the appropriate information session.   Registration is not required to attend the event, but all those who pre-register will be entered in a drawing to win a gift from UMW on the night they attend!

Educational Leadership Information Session

For prospective students interested in earning an endorsement in Administration and Supervision, we offer a program-specific presentation on our Educational Leadership cohort program!  Come hear from our faculty about how we will prepare you for a variety of leadership positions at both the building and central office levels, and speak with some of our students about how this program made an impact on their careers!

The session begins at 5:30 p.m. and will be held in the South building, Rm. 208 on the Stafford Campus: 121 University Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406.

Click on the date above to register online.   Registration is not required to attend the event, but all those who pre-register will be entered in a drawing to win a gift from UMW!

MSGA Information Session

For prospective students interested in the new Master of Science in Geospatial Analysis (MSGA) program, we offer a program-specific presentation led by our faculty within the Geography Department.  Come hear more about the requirements for UMW’s newest graduate degree program!

2015 dates for the MSGA information sessions are:

All sessions begin at 6:30 p.m. and are held in Monroe Hall on the Fredericksburg campus: 1301 College Ave., Fredericksburg, VA 22401.  Click on the dates above to register online for the information sessions.   Registration is not required to attend the event.

Observe a Graduate Class!

We think our classes speak for themselves!  If you want to attend a class to get firsthand experience about what it is like to be a UMW graduate student, please contact our office and we will work with your schedule to make arrangements for your visit.  Stay for 30-minutes or stay for the entire class– we know you will appreciate the opportunity to speak with our faculty and current students in this capacity.  Schedule your visit today– graduate@umw.edu or 540/286-8030.

Directions to the Stafford campus and campus map

 

Want us to come to you?

On-Site Information Visits

Are several of your co-workers interested in pursuing a graduate degree?  We would be happy to have an on-site information session at your place of employment!  Just send us an email to graduate@umw.edu or give us a call at 540/286-8030 and we would be happy to set that up for you!

For further questions, call the Office of Graduate Admissions at 540/286-8030 or email us at graduate@umw.edu.

For further questions regarding the MBA program, contact the College of Business at 540/654-1242 or MBAadmissions@umw.edu.