START 2020


What is START ALL About?

Student Testing, Advising, Registration and Transition (START) is designed as the beginning of your transition to Maryville University. This program will introduce you to the unique educational experiences that Maryville offers.

During START – You Will:

Before You Attend START:

2020 START Dates

Saturday, April 4, 2020
Friday, April 24, 2020
Monday, May 18, 2020
Friday, June 5, 2020
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Friday, July 31, 2020


You must pay your enrollment advance tuition payment of $250 before your START invitation email is sent. Please contact your Admission Counselor at 314-529-9350 with any questions regarding making this payment.

Bascom Honors Program

During START, we hope you will explore the unique opportunity to participate in the Bascom Honors Program. This involves enrolling in at least one Honors course during your START advising appointment.

First-year students entering Maryville with a high school GPA of 3.5 and above are invited to apply to the Bascom Honors Program. The mission of the program is to enrich the intellectual life of able and highly motivated undergraduate students, to create a community of students and faculty who love learning, to enhance the University’s intellectual climate and to further the integration of liberal and professional learning.