St. Mary’s Seminary & University prohibits discrimination, including harassment, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification in any of its educational programs and activities or with respect to admission or employment. The designated Equity & Disability Coordinator is The University Registrar, 410/864-3605. The designated reporting personnel for St. Mary’s Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures are the Vice Rector, 410-864-3604 for the School of Theology or Associate Dean of Administration, 410-864-4202 for St. Mary’s Ecumenical Institute.
St. Mary’s Seminary & University is an accredited institution and a member of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). St. Mary’s Seminary & University’s accreditation status is Non-Compliance Warning. The Commission’s most recent action on the institution’s accreditation status on June 23, 2022 was to warn the institution. (Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 1007 North Orange Street, 4th Floor, MB #166, Wilmington, DE 19801, https://www.msche.org/.)
St. Mary’s Seminary & University is also accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, the Commission on Accrediting, 10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275, 412-788-6505. St. Mary’s Seminary & University is approved for Distance Education by both MSCHE and ATS. St. Mary’s Seminary & University is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education for enrollment of veterans and war orphans under section 1775 (a) (1), Chapter 36, Title 38 (Veterans’ Benefits), United States Code.
Higher Education Reauthorization Act Compliance
Financial Information, including Cost of Attendance
Financial Aid and Scholarships
Privacy of Student Records
Student Diversity Information
School of Theology: 51% Caucasian; 14% Hispanic; 11% Asian/Pacific Islander; 19% Black; 5% Non-Resident Alien
St. Mary’s Ecumenical Institute: 49% Caucasian; 45% African American;6% Asian & Hispanic
Process for Withdrawal
Academic Progress Policy
School of Theology (see pp. 35-36)
St. Mary’s Ecumenical Institute (see pp. 16-17)
Leave of Absence Policy
Transfer of Credit Policy
Credit Unit Description
Academic Grievance Policy
School of Theology Student Handbook (protected link)
Graduation and Completion Rates
Overall cohort graduation rate
Student Assessment Information
Comprehensive Examination/Culminating Experience Assessment
Admissions, Academic Requirements, and Academic Policies
American Disabilities Act Compliance
Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
The designated Equity & Disability Coordinator is The University Registrar, 410-864-3605.
Sexual Misconduct Reporting
The designated reporting personnel for St. Mary’s Sexual Misconduct Policy and Procedures are the Vice Rector, 410-864-3604 or the Associate Dean of Administration, 410-864-4202 for St. Mary’s Ecumenical Institute.
Clery Act Compliance
St. Mary’s Safety Report with Safety, Security, Harassment, Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Violence Policies and Crime Statistics