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Stevenson University

Imagine your future. Design your career.
Stevenson University, located in the heart of Maryland just north of Baltimore, offers an innovative education that combines a traditional liberal arts education with extensive career preparation. Our exciting approach to education quickly responds to real employer and student needs—with challenging programs and experiences that will prepare you for a real future. Stevenson combines the best features of a liberal arts college—small classes, a broad perspective, and a thorough grounding in writing, analytical, and technology skills— with specialized, real-world professionalism that translates to an above-average job placement rate. From academic advising, a mentoring program for first-year students, and free tutoring, to a sophisticated Office of Career Services, personal attention is found at every turn. Just as importantly, professors will take the time to help you individually. Stevenson offers more than 70 majors, minors, and tracks in five undergraduate schools, all designed to prepare students for success that will last a lifetime. The results speak for themselves - during the past year, 91% of Stevenson graduates earned a job or went on to attend graduate school within six months of graduation.
  • Owings Mills North Building
    Stevenson University opened the new home of the School of Design, Owings Mills North in the fall of 2014.
  • Stevenson University Greenspring Campus
    Just six miles away from the Owings Mills Campus, SU’s Greenspring Campus, the original home to the Mustangs, offers a scenic, modern facility in the Greenspring Valley.
  • Stevenson University Athletics
    Stevenson University offers 27 NCAA Division III varsity sports. Mustang Athletics compete in the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) in all sports except Men’s Volleyball and Women’s Ice Hockey.
  • Stevenson University
    Stevenson is proud of the 14-to-1 student to teacher ratio. Students learn from professors who are active in their fields and dedicated to teaching.
  • Stevenson University Career Services
    Stevenson is home of Career Architecture. With the help of career support experts in the Office of Career Services, the process of Career Architecture will help students develop a personalized strategic plan based on their goals, values, and interests.
  • Stevenson University
    Living on campus opens students to all of the experiences Stevenson has to offer. On the Owings Mills campus there are 13 residential buildings.
  • Owings Mills North Building
  • Stevenson University Greenspring Campus
  • Stevenson University Athletics
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  • Quick Facts


    Approximately 3,500 full-time undergraduates, and 800 graduate students.


    Two campuses just outside of Baltimore in Stevenson and Owings Mills offer the history and beauty of a rural campus and the convenience and liveliness of a more urban location.

    Private University

    Stevenson is a coeducational, independent university known for its innovative synthesis of the liberal arts with exceptional career preparation.

    Freshman Enrollment

    5,754 Applications
    3,134 Admitted
    735 Enrolled

    Freshman Class Profile

    970-1160 (middle 50 percent) SAT
    18-25 (middle 50 percent) ACT
    3.55 (weighted) GPA

    Student to Faculty ratio



    Stevenson University’s athletic goal is to win national championships. That's why Stevenson builds first-class facilities, hires experienced coaches, and competes in the nation's best NCAA Division III conferences. Stevenson offers 27 varsity Division III athletic teams.


    Stevenson University’s internet TV station, SUTV, provides an in-depth look into campus life, academics, faculty, athletics, and career preparation at Stevenson through original, fresh, and daily video updates. Learn more about SUTV today.


    Total Enrollment: 3,579
    Undergraduate: 2,732
    Graduate: 847


    Women: 59%
    Men: 41%

    In-State vs. Out of State

    In-State: 75%
    Out of State: 25%

    Career Success

    91% of graduates in the classes of December 2013, May 2014, and August 2014 earned a job or went on to attend graduate school within six months of graduation.
  • Academics

    Stevenson University provides a distinctive, career-focused, and personalized environment for undergraduate and graduate students. Challenging academic courses are complemented by an invitation to explore the world outside of the classroom. The SU experience is geared toward broadening students' horizons and giving them the tools to adapt to the changing world in which we live.


    Degree Programs

    70 majors, minors, and tracks


    Featured Programs

    Digital Marketing

    Theatre and Media Performance

    Environmental Science

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    Brown School of Business and Leadership

    School of Design

    School of Education

    School of Graduate and Professional Studies

    School of Health Professions

    School of Humanities and Social Sciences

    School of the Sciences

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  • Contact Information

    Contact Information

    11001 Owings Mills Blvd Owings Mills, MD 21117 (Owings Mills Campus)
    1525 Greenspring Valley Road Stevenson, MD 21153 (Greenspring Campus)


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11001 Owings Mills Boulevard
Owings Mills, Maryland 21117
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