As a University of Maryland student, you'll have access to a number of on-campus facilities and resources, as well as the opportunity to join any number of the 800 student organizations, clubs, fraternities, and sports teams:

  • Experience performances at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center.
  • Stay healthy at the Eppley Recreation Center.
  • Enjoy ice cream at the famous UMD Dairy.
  • Join Model Congress (founded as part of a Keystone Project).
  • Help shape campus by running for Student Government Association.
  • Perform with the Maryland Shakespeare Players.


    Washington, D.C. - Baltimore Metro Area

    The University of Maryland and College Park are only a 10-minute metro ride to Washington, D.C. and a 30-minute MARC ride to Baltimore or Annapolis. Living in the Washington, D.C. - Baltimore Metro Area allows you the opportunity to experience so much. These are just a few of the cultural, political, and natural wonders available to you as a Terp:
  • Smithsonian Institutions
  • The Phillips Collection
  • The National Mall
  • Embassies and international NGOs
  • State and federal government agencies
  • National Aquarium
  • The Inner Harbor
  • Shenendoah National Park in Virginia