University of Maryland, College Park (UMD)

College Park, MD

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University of Maryland, College Park

University of Maryland, College Park

UMD Housing

  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Meal Service
  • Co-ed Dorms
  • Women's Dorms
  • Sorority Housing
  • Fraternity Housing
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Special Housing for Disabled Students
  • Special Housing for International Students
  • Other: Living Learning communities, language housing.
Room & Board Expenses $10,146
Living On-Campus 42%
Living Off-Campus 58%

UMD Ratings & Reviews

Overall College Life Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 3 Reviews

67% of students gave University of Maryland, College Park 4 stars in College Life.

Student Ratings

Alumnus - Grad Year 1968

College Life Rating

The range of social options was huge. Athletic events, dance performanes, parties, clubs, etc. were readily availale. The student union provided multiple venues for socialization. Dorms, commuter clubs, Greek organizations, and other groups offered opportunities for like-minded people to interact.


UMD Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline
(301) 405-3333
Medical Center Emergency Department
(301) 314-9386
Campus Police
Rossborough Lane, College Park, MD 20742

UMD Athletics

Quick Facts
Team Mascot: Terrapin (Testudo)
School Song: Fight Varsity
School Colors: red, white, black, and gold
Official Athletics Site: www.umterps.com
Athletic Facilities armory, coliseum, field house, golf course, recreation center, softball fields
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA
Football: Atlantic Coast Conference
Basketball: Atlantic Coast Conference
Baseball: Atlantic Coast Conference
Track: Atlantic Coast Conference

Athletics Department at University of Maryland, College Park

Athletic Director Name
Kevin Anderson
Athletic Department Email
kevina@umd.edu

UMD Student Organizations

Greek Organizations
Number of Fraternities: 36
Number of Sororities: 27
Percentage of Men in Fraternities: 15%
Percentage of Women in Sororities: 15%
Military Programs
ROTC Army
ROTC Air Force

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Religious Organizations
  • Minority Organizations
  • International Organizations
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • Radio Station
  • Television Station

UMD Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Internet Access
  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Co-op Education Placement
  • Internship Placement
  • Career / Job Search Classes
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Older Student Counseling
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Recording Devices
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Special Transportation
  • Special Housing
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Braille Services
  • Talking Books
  • Other: extended exam time, priority registration; other services provided on an individual basis.

Other Services at University of Maryland, College Park

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • On-Campus Child Care
  • Library on Campus
  • Non-Remedial Tutoring
  • Women’s Center
  • Health Insurance

Famous Alumni

  • Sergey Brin, co-founder, Google
  • Kiran Chetry, anchor, CNN's morning show, 'American Morning'
  • Kevin Plank, founder, UnderArmour.

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