Accepted Student Day

You’ve worked hard to get into college. Now it’s time to reward yourself! Celebrate your success during a day designed specifically for YOU! (proud parents, family and friends are invited too). While you’re here:

Register by Choosing an Event

What to Expect

  • Meet your future classmates

  • Ask questions of current students and alumni

  • Mingle with professors, students & staff

  • Finalize financial aid and admissions

  • And…become part of the MAC community!

Next Steps

Right Away

  • File your FAFSA (federal school code – 003302)
  • Visit Mount Aloysius College if you haven’t done so already. Options for your visit:
    • Meet 1-on-1 with an admissions counselor and financial aid counselor
    • Meet with a professor from your desired major
    • Eat lunch in the cafeteria
  • After you receive your financial aid award letter, sign and return along with any other paperwork including work study ***Work Study documents need to be submitted in-person at the financial aid office. They cannot accept anything faxed.
  • Pay your enrollment deposit
  • Register for Accepted Student Day. Click the events at the top of this page to go to the registration pages.
    • April 13 -Humanities & Sciences
    • April 20 – Nursing
  • Apply for endowed scholarships and book scholarship by May 3
  • Set up an appointment to register for classes

Before the Start of Classes

Review the MAC Portal for your bill

Class of 2026 & 2028 Instagram!

  • Follow the account
  • Meet your classmates
  • Submit a photo and bio
  • Get featured!
Hand holding an iphone with the mac instagram account on it

Want to spend to come visit and spend the night? Here are some local hotels with special rates for our guests!

Cresson Lodging The Cresson House (B&B): 417 Park Ave. Cresson, PA 16630 Call 814-886-5014 for MAC rate

The Station Inn: 827 Front Street Cresson, PA 16630 814-886-4757 for MAC rate

Johnstown Lodging Holiday Inn Express: 1440 Scalp Ave. Johnstown, PA 15904 Call 814-266-8789 or 1-800-822-9194 for MAC rate

Hampton Inn: 129 Commerce Ct. Johnstown, PA 15940 15% Off standard rate Book online at and under Special Accounts and Rates, enter offer Promotion/Offer Code 000303

Comfort Inn: 455 Theatre Dr. Johnstown, PA 15904

Sleep Inn: 453 Theatre Dr. Johnstown, PA 15904 Mention MAC—receive a special price

Ebensburg Lodging Comfort Inn: 111 Cook Rd. Ebensburg, PA 15931 Call 814-472-6100 for MAC rate

The Noon-Collins Inn B&B: 114 East High St. Ebensburg, PA 15931 Call 814-472-4311 for MAC rate

Altoona Lodging Courtyard by Marriott: 2 Convention Center Drive. Altoona, PA 16602 MAC special rate: Link

Fairfield Inn & Suites: 2915 Pleasant Valley Blvd. Altoona, PA 16602 15% Off—Book online at and under special rates, enter code: UQY

Hampton Inn: 180 Charlotte Drive. Altoona, PA 16601 15% Off standard rate—Link

Holiday Inn Express: 115 Convention Center Dr. Altoona, PA 16602 Call 814-693-1004 for MAC rate

Clarion Inn & Suites: 3306 Pleasant Valley Blvd. Altoona, PA 16602 Call 814-944-9661 for MAC rate

Altoona Grand Hotel: 1 Sheraton Dr. Altoona, PA 16601 Call 814-946-1631 for MAC rate

Quality Inn: 3306 Pleasant Valley Blvd. Altoona, PA 16602 Call 814-944-9661 for MAC rate

Comfort Inn: 130 Patchway Road. Duncansville, PA 16635 Call 814-693-1800 for MAC rate

Still have questions?

A member of the admissions team would love to get connected with you!

Admissions Office

Main Administration Building
7373 Admiral Peary Highway
Cresson, PA 16630