Saturday April 28  /  10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Inspiration. Boldness. Curiosity. Passion.


You’ll find it all at the University of Maryland’s one-day open house featuring family-friendly and interactive events. Come explore our world of Fearless Ideas and see all that we do for our community, the state and the world.


Maryland Day has something for everyone!


Students, Faculty, Staff: Show your friends and family why you’re proud to be part of the Maryland community.


Alumni: Catch up with fellow Terps at the alumni tent on Hornbake Plaza and visit the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center, the beautiful home for all Maryland graduates.


Families: Bring your children and enjoy the fun and interactive events, live music and food.


Prospective Students: Learn about our outstanding academics, meet deans, admissions officials and current students, and see all that Maryland has to offer. Stop by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions tent on McKeldin Mall to ask your questions.

explore our six learning neighborhoods

Terp Town Center

Ag Day Avenue

Art & Design Place

Biz & Society Hill

Sports & Rec Row

Science & Tech Way

20th year     /     75,000 Visitors     /     400 events

Directions & Parking

Parking is free.

Follow directional signs and traffic attendants to event parking areas. Upon arrival, pick up an event guide/map at one of our information stations (see map).


Please do not park in fire lanes.


Disabled parking areas are reserved for vehicles displaying state-issued disabled permits.


Please call 877.UMTERPS if special accommodations are required.

Getting Around

Bring Your Bike

Once you get to Maryland Day, look for one of our bicycle valet tents near Terp Town Center, Ag Day Avenue and Art & Design Place. The UMD Department of Transportation Services will  provide free and safe bicycle parking all day on Maryland Day as well as cycling giveaways, cycling maps and information.


You can cover more ground if you use Shuttle-UM, which will run continuously all day  free of charge. Click here to see our map and bus stop locations.

Download PDF map

Contact Us

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The Flagship Institution of the University System of Maryland

College Park, MD 20742, USA  /  Phone 301.405.1000