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Archives Hours

Mon-Fri: by appointment
Weekends and Holidays: Closed


The College Archives is located in room 105 Madeleva Hall and contains materials pertaining to the history of Saint Mary's College from 1844 to the present. The Archives maintains collections of college publications and collections of photos, personal papers and college records. 


The College Archives are currently open on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Our part-time archivist, Valerie Vanden Bossche, can provide limited assistance to current faculty, staff, and students with simple research questions.

Saint Mary's students, faculty, or staff may contact us using our Request for Information form,  or by email:

If your department needs to transfer records to the Archives, please see the following procedure and complete the form: Transfer Material 

The Sisters of the Holy Cross have their own Congregational Archives, which contain additional materials on the early years of Saint Mary's College, as well as other institutions operated by the Sisters. For further information or to schedule a research appointment please contact the Congregational Archives.


The Rare Book Collections are located in the library. Contact the reference librarian if you have questions about the use of the Rare Book Collections and to make a research appointment.