Building Hours

Building is open

Monday 07:00AM - 12:00AM
Tuesday 07:00AM - 12:00AM
Wednesday 07:00AM - 12:00AM
Thursday 07:00AM - 12:00AM
Friday 07:00AM - 01:30AM
Saturday 08:00AM - 01:30AM
Sunday 11:00AM - 12:00AM

Graduation Cap Decorating

May 16th and 17th in the Art & Learning Center

Join the Art & Learning Center to spruce up your graduation cap in time for the big ceremony!

Graduation Cap Decorating

#GradTerps Study Break

Wednesday, May 11th 9AM - 4PM in the Graduate Student Life Lounge

GradTerps are invited to take a break from studying and paper-writing with FREE snacks, caffeine, ice cream, and games, courtesy of Graduate Student Life.

#GradTerps Study Break

A Conversation With Laverne Cox

May 6th 3:00 p.m. in the The Memorial Chapel

Laverne Cox explores how the intersections of race, class, and gender uniquely affect the lives of transwomen of color. Laverne draws from her own personal story and how issues of race, class, and gender affect how she has been able to navigate the world. Cox tells the story of the unique challenges along her journey to womanhood, professional achievement, self-acceptance, and love.

A Conversation With Laverne Cox

Volunteer for AR*AC*PNP Celebration Days

April 29th, May 6th, and May 7th

Join America Reads * America Counts in mentoring and enriching the learning opportunities of Prince George's County elementary school students. Register TODAY at

Volunteer for AR*AC*PNP Celebration Days

Stamp Friday Showcase

Every Friday, noon-1PM

Come enjoy a weekly free concert featuring student performers and bands. Performances are held at the Stamp in the North Atrium, in front of the Maryland Co-Op (or outside in the Nyumburu Amphitheater in good weather).

Stamp Friday Showcase

Show your Stamp Gratis keycard at participating vendors to get exclusive offers and discounts around The Stamp! Follow @thestampumd on Twitter or Instagram for flash sales, offers and discounts through the semester. Students may present their Stamp Gratis keycard to redeem offers. Stamp Gratis keycards are issued at various student areas around campus and The Stamp.

Stamp Gratis Program

Good Morning Commuters

First Wednesdays of the Month

Join Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life for Good Morning Commuters 7:30-11am in the Stamp Atrium! As usual, there will be bagels and muffins!

Good Morning Commuters

Stamp Perspectives

Stamp Perspectives is a series providing commentary from University of Maryland community regarding issues relating to the Stamp Student Union and other trending topics.

Now Playing: Introduction

Tommy enjoys the open arms UMD provided him as a transfer student. He feels The Stamp has helped him adapt to the campus life by providing access and information to various events and organizations to meet new people.

Tommy Cung

Tommy Cung


Vanessa refers to The Stamp as the "Campus Living Room". She associates the comfortable and area-convenient structure to be a way for students to work efficiently between classes and in meetings in a safe environment.

Vanessa Davis

Vanessa Davis


Geena appreciates The Stamp because of its invitation of diverse perspectives. Being an employee at the Stamp Art Gallery, she enjoys the various artists who convey important and pressing social issues through their work, thus creating important conversation that all can engage in.

Geena Gao

Geena Gao


Simone enjoys the relaxing environment that The Stamp provides. After a long academic day, she results to The Stamp as a way to catch up with friends an even partaking in the various (and tasty) food options such as Panda Express.

Simone Lee

Simone Lee


Phil ties his passion of art and creativity into the great networking opportunities that The Stamp provides. His occupation as a Potter in the Arts and Learning Center for four years has helped showcase him in various places in Maryland and Washington, D.C. Here, he demonstrates that The Stamp is a place where work, creativity and the feel of the “Home-court advantage” helps make solidarity in careers!

Phil Melton

Phil Melton


Lorenz pinpoints the importance of The Stamp as a commuter student by stating he appreciates the bus locations to take him directly to and from his off-campus housing. He uses The Stamp as the center of his campus life; being an employee in the Student Organization Research Center, he is never too far from where he can enjoy meeting with friends for lunch, and even getting work done.

Lorenz Cruz

Lorenz Cruz


What excites Natasha about The Stamp is the feeling of home and skill building opportunities for students. The financial assistance of Capital One Bank, leadership and services opportunities and everyday ritual of eating Chick-fil-A, she shows The Stamp allows you to mix work and play by even watching free movies!

Natasha Teckham

Natasha Teckham



posted on April 28, 2016

Awards program

Sunday, May 1, 2016

4:30 pm

An evening to honor our outstanding scholar-leaders at the University of Maryland. Hosted by Adele H. Stamp Union - Center for Campus Life and Omicron Delta Kappa, this program features some of the University’s most prestigious awards.

Maryland Day 2016

posted on April 27, 2016

All activities are from 10 am to 4 pm unless otherwise indicated

Tour the Historic Chapel
 ( 20-min. tours at 10:30 am, 11:30 am, 12:30 pm and 1:30 pm)
Meet at Main Chapel Steps

Walk the Meditative Labyrinth
Come meditate, relax, and reflect by walking through our beautiful and peaceful labyrinth

Create a Picture  
Color, draw, or paint a picture that will be added to the Labyrinth Chain Story  


Play 1950s Games and enjoy cool 1950s refreshments 
Chapel Garden
Blow bubbles, toss a Frisbee, try out Hula hoops, all games popular at the time the Chapel was built. 

Relax to Music Inside the Main Chapel 

Piano Recital, 1:00-2:00 pm
Dr. J. Edmon Perkins, Department of Mechanical Engineering  

Organ Recital, 3:00 – 4:00 pm 
Dr. Elizabeth Dumas Schneider

Jive to the Chapel Bells
Musical selections every 30 minutes 

Spring Study Break is Coming Soon!

posted on April 20, 2016

Mark your calendars GradTerps! To help you relax and get ready for finals, GSL is bringing you our annual Spring Study Break. The schedule of offerings and activities is forthcoming, but mark your calendars for Tuesday, May 10th to stop by the Grad Lounge! Follow here for updates!

Turtle Camp Updates Coming Soon!

posted on April 20, 2016

Information on applying to Turtle Camp 2016 will be available early May! Check back for more details.

Laverne Cox is Coming to the Memorial Chapel!

posted on April 13, 2016


Pride Prom -- April 30

posted on March 31, 2016

Pride Prom is a gathering for people of all identities to connect and celebrate the diversity amongst us all.  There will be fun performances, activities and discussions about the Queer experience. Refreshments provided.

Location: Prince George's Room

Time: 7:00pm-10:00pm

Presented by: MICA and Pride Alliance

Monday Meditation Classes by CAFH

posted on March 02, 2016


This semester, Monday Meditations will be held from 6PM-7PM in the Chapel Lounge throughout the semester. Help castaway the Monday blues with a FREE, instructor-led meditation class.

Free Coffee Thursday: Cups

posted on March 09, 2016

[Update] Graduate Student Life has acquired a limited amount of cups. If we have them, they will be available to you. However, students are generally expected to still bring their own mugs. GSL staff cannot provide more cups when asked- if they are available, they will be located next to the coffee dispensers.

[Original Post] Due to increased consumption during the fall semester, Graduate Student Life has had to cut back on supplies for Free Coffee Thursday. We can still bring you hot steamy delicious coffee and tea, but please be sure to bring your own cup! We will only provide cups for the first Free Coffee Thursday on 1/28/16. Every following Thursday will require guests to bring your own cup/mug. 

We're Moving!

posted on December 08, 2015

The Student Involvement Suite is getting renovated, and all offices currently housed in the Suite will be temporarily relocated in the interim. Stamp Special Events will share office space with the Engagement Team in 0110, on the Ground Floor of the Stamp. For information about the relocation, visit

2015 Veterans Day Program

posted on November 23, 2015

Couldn't join us for the Veterans Day Celebration? Watch the entire program right here! 


Veterans in Transition Crisis Fund

posted on October 29, 2015

Veteran Student Life is proud to announce the Veterans in Transition Crisis Fund. This fund will be used to assist any veterans facing hardships when transitioning to and attending the University of Maryland.This fund will  help cover emergencies such as housing, medical, and other unforeseen crisis that can have a drastic impact on a veteran-students ability to succeed at the University of Maryland. We are very grateful for the establishment of this fund and will be forever thankful to the Kamin Foundation. 

Veterans in Transition Crisis Fund



Ticket Sales In 3 Steps

posted on October 29, 2015

As of July 1, 2014, the Ticket Office will be charging for ticket services--below is the pricing structure for student organizations.  If you have any questions about your event or how to set-up sales, please contact your Event Services Coordinator.  Ticket Sales In 3 Steps


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