Newly Admitted Student Event

Wednesday 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM
Looking for a chance to get to know some of your soon-to-be classmates and enjoy FREE food? Come out to Buffalo Wild Wings to meet faculty from your program, devour some delicious wings, and make new friends before classes begin! In addition to wings, appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. RSVP online or by calling 703-284-5901.


Design, Arts and Humanities Webinar

Wednesday 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Are you considering pursuing a graduate education in Interior Design or English and Humanities? Join Graduate Admissions staff and faculty from Marymount's School of Design, Arts, and Humanities to learn about educational opportunities. By attending this webinar prospective students will gain a better understanding of the unique opportunities Marymount has to offer. Register online or by calling 703-284-5901. 

Location: Online (Zoom meeting)


Valeria Luiselli

Thursday 12:00 AM
The Department of Literature & Languages, in partnership with the Arlington Public Library and the Arlington Reads program, welcomes Valeria Luiselli to campus on May 7th. All first-year students the Composition Program are reading Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions, and each student will have an opportunity to hear and learn from the author. 

Valeria Luiselli was born in Mexico City and grew up in South Korea, South Africa and India. An acclaimed writer of both fiction and nonfiction, she is the author of the essay collection "Sidewalks;" the novels "Faces in the Crowd" and "The Story of My Teeth;" and, most recently, "Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in Forty Questions." She is the winner of two Los Angeles Times Book Prizes and an American Book Award, and has twice been nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Kirkus Prize. She has been a National Book Foundation “5 Under 35” honoree and the recipient of a Bearing Witness Fellowship from the Art for Justice Fund. Her work has appeared in The New York
Times, Granta, and McSweeney's, among other publications, and has been translated into more than twenty languages. She lives in New York City. (Bio via Arlington Reads)

Location: TBA


Graduate Student Orientation

Friday 03:00 PM - 07:30 PM
All admitted graduate students are encouraged to attend the Graduate Student Orientation on Friday, June 5th at Marymount's Ballston Center. Graduate Students who attend orientation will have the opportunity to attend workshops, campus tours, and a resource fair, as well as visit with ID and parking services. Register online or by calling 703-284-5901. 

Location: Ballston Center