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1201A Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742


First Look Fair


Registration for the First Look Fair is now closed.  Space may be available on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9am on Wednesday, September 16 at the main tent on McKeldin Mall.  Please be aware that, based on the overwhelming response, we may not be able to accommodate day-of requests.

For groups who registered for the fair, an email confirmation will be sent no later than Monday, September 14, 2015 with final details and reminders.  In the meantime, please review the information which provides basic information that all groups should be aware of if you are participating in the fair.  If you still have additional questions, please email us at

Location: McKeldin Mall 

Please note that the times will differ on both days. 

Wednesday, September 16th - 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Thursday, September 17th - 9:00 a.m to 2:00 p.m. 



You may only sell items if they are to fund raise for your organization and must be in accordance with the university's fundraising policy which can be found in the Event Management Handbook at  You must register the fundraiser by Wednesday, September 9, 2015 by submitting the "First Look Fair 2015 Fundraiser Request Form" which can be found in your group's OrgSync portal under the "Forms" tab.

To prepare yourself for the First Look Fair, here is some important information:

  • In the event that there are available spaces remaining, they will be assigned on a first-come, first-serve basis beginning at 9am on Wednesday, September 16 at the First Look Fair tent on McKeldin Mall.
  • Check-in and table assignments will be available at the First Look Fair tent beginning at 9am on Wednesday, September 16.
  • Each table reservation includes one 6’ table and 2 chairs.
  • Tents are not allowed.
  • We are not able to supply an electrical hook-up and generators are prohibited on the mall during the event.
  • Groups are expected to staff their table for the entirety of the fair.
  • No prepared food items may be sold or distributed due to local health code regulations.
  • In the event of inclement weather, updates will be provided on this website as soon as determinations are made regarding an alternate location or cancellation.

If you have any questions, please contact us by email at or call us at (301)314-7158. 

We look forward to seeing you at the fair!