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Washington College

Chestertown, MD
Visiting and Contact Info

Visiting And Contact Information

300 Washington Avenue

Chestertown, MD 21620

United States

Phone: 410-778-7700

Fax: 410-778-7287


Admissions Office Contact Info
Admissions Office Contact:Barbara Merrill
Title:Visit Coordinator
Admissions Office Address:300 Washington Ave.
Chestertown, MD 216201197
Admissions Office Phone:8004221782
Admissions Office Fax:4107787287
Admissions Office Email:bmerrill2@washcoll.edu

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Experience College Life
Most Popular Places on Campus:Miller Library
Johnson Lifetime Fitness Center
Gibson Center for the Arts
O'Neill Literary House
Hodson Commons Student Center
Hynson Pavillion and Washington College Boathouse providing water access and kayaks, sail boats, pantoons, canoes, motor boats, wakeboarding boats, etc.
Most Popular Places Off Campus:Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Chesapeake Bay
Eastern Neck Island National Wildlife Refuge
Chestertown Historic District
Rock Hall

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Campus Tours
Campus Visiting Center:Yes
     Hours:Monday-Friday; Saturday
8:30am-4:30pm; 8:30am-noon(on selected dates only)
Phone Number:8004221782
Campus Tours:Yes
     Appointment Required:Yes
     Tour Dates:Year-round
     Times:Mon-Fri 9:30 am-2:45 pm
Average Length:1 hour
Contact Email Address to Sign-Up:adm.off@washcoll.edu

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On Campus Interviews
On Campus Interviews:Yes
Start Date for High School Juniors:Any time
Appointment Required:Required
Advance Notice:Yes
Length of Advance Notice:1 week
Average Length of Interview:45 min.
Information Sessions:Available
Times:Twice daily (M--F)
Email Address to Sign-Up:http://www.washcoll.edu/admissions/campu

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Faculty and Coach Visits
Dates/Times Available:Academic Year
Arrangements:Contact Admissions Office
Advance Notice:1 week
Contact Email Address for Faculty Visit:wc_admissions@washcoll.edu
Contact Email Address for Coach Visit:wc_admissions@washcoll.edu

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Class Visits
Dates Available:Academic Year

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Overnight Dorm Stays
Overnight Dorm Stays:Not Available
Advance Notice:1 week
Arrangements:Contact Admissions Office
Any Limitations:1-night stay only

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Types of Transportation Available to Campus:
Baltimore-Washington and Philadelphia International airports are 75 miles from campus.
Driving Instructions to Campus:
From the north, take I-95 S. to Rte. 896 S. in Newark, DE. Follow to Rte. 301 S. and exit at Galena. Proceed to Rte. 213. Take Rte. 213 S. to Chestertown. From the south, take I-95 N. to U.S. 50 and 301 (Exit 19). Take U.S. 50 and 301 E.; stay on U.S. 301 N. when it splits from U.S. 50. Continue on U.S. 301 to the intersection with Maryland Rte. 213; then take Rte. 213 N. into Chestertown.
Local Accommodations: Near By:
Comfort Suites (160 Scheeler Rd.; 410-810-0555), a moderately priced motel, is just 5 blocks away. If you venture a little farther into historic Chestertown, you have a terrific choice of bed-and-breakfasts and inns. Widow's Walk Bed and Breakfast (402 High St.; 410-778-6864) is 6 blocks from campus and moderately priced. About 8 blocks from campus is the White Swan Tavern (231 High St.; 410-778-2300), a beautifully restored inn dating back to the 1700s with 6 rooms, private baths, and complimentary wine on arrival; bicycles are available for guests. Rates range from moderate to expensive. (Note: The inn does not take credit cards.) The Imperial Hotel (208 High St.; 410-778-5000) has 13 air-conditioned guest rooms with TVs and private baths. Rates are expensive. If you prefer a rural setting, consider Brampton Bed and Breakfast (Rte. 20; 410-778-1860), a wonderful brick house sitting on 35 lush acres 1 mile from campus (and from historic Chestertown).
Local Accommodations: Far Away:
Mears Great Oak Landing (22170 Great Oak Landing Rd.; 410-778-2100) is a 70-acre yachting resort on a tributary of the Chesapeake Bay. The resort is 9 miles from campus and rates are moderate.

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Visiting and Contact Info

  • Admissions Office Address:
  • 300 Washington Ave.
    Chestertown, MD 216201197
    Phone: 800-422-1782
    Fax: 410-778-7287
    Email: bmerrill2@washcoll.edu
  • Visiting Center:
  • Campus Tours:
  • On Campus Interviews:
  • Overnight Dorm Stays:
    Not Available