Local Spotlight: Stevenson Private Schools and Universities

School is officially back in session for the fall semester. Our convenient location at Gramercy Mansion places us just minutes from Stevenson private schools and universities, some of the finest in Maryland and nationally renowned for excellence in academics. Many international students and families travel to the area for the educational opportunities available and it’s our pleasure to provide a home away from home for visitors.

In honor of the start to the academic school year, we’ve spotlighted a few Stevenson private schools and universities.

St. Timothy’s School is an all-girls private boarding school in Stevenson, Maryland chartered in 1832. The scenic 145-acre campus includes an equestrian center, outdoor athletics complex, performing arts center, hall, commons and cafe. International students comprise 35% of the student body with over thirty countries represented.  The school offers more than thirty student clubs and organizations and nine interscholastic sports teams.

St. Timothy's School, Stevenson, MD

St. Timothy’s School in Stevenson, Maryland has a long tradition of equestrian excellence, offers many opportunities for new and experienced riders.

Upcoming Events:

9/4/15: Opening Convocation (6 p.m.)

10/3/15: Admissions Open House (11 a.m. – 3 p.m.)

10/23/15-10/24/15: Family Weekend

Contact Details:

St. Timothy’s School | 8400 Greenspring Avenue | Stevenson, Maryland 21153 | Phone: 410.486.7400 | www.stt.org | admis@stt.org

Garrison Forest School, founded in 1910, is another private all-girl’s K-12 day and boarding school with co-ed preschool in nearby Owings Mills, Maryland. Innovative programs including the Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) program, a groundbreaking STEM collaboration between Garrison Forest and The Johns Hopkins University, attract students regionally, nationally and internationally. A vibrant arts department and well-rounded athletics program inspire and challenge students to improve skills and talents.

Garrison Forest School, Owings Mills MD

Garrison Forest School, an all girls school in Owings Mills, Maryland offers lower and upper school and boarding accommodations.

Contact Details:

Garrison Forest School | 300 Garrison Forest Road | Owings Mills, MD 21117 | Phone: 410.363.1500 | www.gfs.org


Stevenson University, Maryland’s third-largest independent university and a national leader in career education, was founded in 1947 as Villa Julie College and now serves more than 4400 students pursuing bachelor’s, master’s and adult undergraduate degrees in the classroom and online. The University’s original campus is just across Greenspring Valley Road from Gramercy Mansion and is home to Stevenson’s modern science laboratories, video and art studios, art gallery, 350-seat theatre, meditation center, and the University Archives. The nearby Owings Mills campus offers suite and apartment-style residence halls, a student community center, contemporary dining complex, the Brown School of Business and Leadership, the Francis X. Pugh Mock Trial Courtroom, the Office of Career Services and the Caves Sports and Wellness Center with gymnasium and Mustang Stadium. The adjacent Owings Mills North campus is home to the School of Design.

Stevenson University Owings Mills Maryland

Stevenson University students and their Mustang mascot welcome visitors to the Owings Mills campus.

Upcoming Events:

9/26/15 & 10/17/15: Undergraduate Open House (8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.)

10/18/15 – 10/25/15: Homecoming and Family Week

Contact Details:

Stevenson University | 1525 Greenspring Valley Road | Stevenson, MD 21153 | Phone: 410.486.7001 | www.stevenson.eduadmissions@stevenson.edu

It is our pleasure to work with many private schools and universities in Stevenson and the surrounding areas to provide overnight bed and breakfast accommodations for visitors and special guests as well as meeting and retreat facilities for faculty and staff.

Gramercy Mansion is conveniently located just minutes from St. Paul’s School, Maryvale Preparatory School, McDonogh School, The Odyssey School,  Towson University, Loyola University, McDaniel College and other private schools, colleges and universities in Baltimore, Maryland.