Contact Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life

0110 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742



Commuter Breakfast Flyer 

Good Morning Commuters takes place every first Wednesday of the Month from 7:30-10:30am in the Atrium in Stamp. We team up with Maryland Food Co-op to serve our off-campus and commuter students bagels, muffins, fresh pressed, organic juices and coffee to start your day. Stop by for some hot java and a chance to chat with fellow off-campus students!



Mark your calendars! GMCs for the 2017-2018 year are:

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tocsl meet- ups


Are you looking to connect and engage with other transfer and off-campus students like yourself? We have something for you!!!

TOCSL Meet-Ups are a way for you to get involved on and off campus with other UMD Students. Each semester the Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life organizes meet ups in a variety of spaces throughout the DMV area. 


TOCSL Meet-Up: Milk and Cookies Sessions (Multiple Dates)

  • Resident Life Application - September 27 @ 5:15pm.  Drop in the Nanticoke Room at Stamp Student Union for Milk and Cookies from 5:15pm-6:15pm to chat with transfer students who successfully applied for and served as Resident Assistants at UMD. After snacks, we'll walk over as a group to a Department of Resident Life information session at 6:30pm on Resident Assistant applications. ​


  • Orientation Advisor Application - Tuesday, October 3 @ 6:15pm.  Drop in the Calvert Room at Stamp Student Union for Milk and Cookies from 6:15pm-7:15pm to chat with transfer students who successfully applied for and served as Orientation Advisors at UMD. After snacks, we'll walk over as a group to an Orientation Office information session at 7:30pm on Orientation Advisor applications. 


  • Tips for Maximizing the Time in Your Life - Wednesday, October 18 @ 3:00pm Drop in the Pyon Su Room at Stamp Student Union for Milk and Cookies from 3:00pm to 4:00pm to chat with current transfer and off-campus students. After snacks, we'll walk over as a group to a Tips for Maximizing the Time in Your Life workshop by the Learning Assistance Service from 4:15pm-5:15pm.


TOCSL Meet-Up: Day at the Adventure Program -- Friday, October 13 (4:00pm - 6:00pm)

  • The Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life (TOCSL) office invite you to our day at the UMD Adventure Program on Friday, October 13 from 4pm-6pm. At this TOCSL Meet-Up at the Challenge Course at UMD near the Eppley Recreation Center, you'll get the chance to meet with other transfer and off-campus students, build community, and tackle the UMD challenge course! RSVP is required by Monday, October 9 (see the link above at the Ticket Information section). Admission is free, but attendance is required. If you RSVP but do not show up to the program, you will be required to refund the cost of your ticket ($12). Spots are limited, so register today! Any questions or need to cancel your RSVP? Email


TOCSL Meet-Up: Trip to Fright Fest, Six Flags (SOLD OUT) – Friday, October 20 (4:30pm-12am)

  • Join TOCSL and the Department of Resident Life in a trip to Six Flag’s “Fright by Night Fest” on Friday, October 20th (4:30pm-11:30pm)! Meet up with your fellow Terps and enjoy the rides and haunted houses the park has to offer. Tickets are $35, which includes transportation and snacks. The shuttle bus will leave STAMP around 4:15pm and get back around 11:30pm. Purchase tickets here: UMD students are allowed to purchase tickets for ONE NON-UMD GUEST. 
  • If you have any questions about this trip, please email

TOCSL Meet-Up: Cosmic Bowling – Thursday, November 30 (5pm-7pm)


We look forward to seeing you all!!

Peer Mentoring Program

Feeling overwhelmed? Stressed? Nervous about your transition to Maryland? Getting involved? Housing? Don’t fret! The Engagement and Learning Assistants (ELAs) are here to help!

This semester, Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life (TOCSL) is excited to launch our new peer mentoring program! As peer mentors, the ELAs will hold office hours in the TOCSL Office and provide check-ins to interested students. As fellow transfer and off-campus students, we've been in your shoes and are excited to help!

If interested, please fill out this form to request a peer mentor. We can’t wait to meet you all!


-Crystal, Imani, Jessica, Malcolm, Olivia, and Stephanie

Engagement and Learning Assistants


Peer Mentoring Drop-In Hours - Located in Engagement Suite (0110) in Stamp Student Union (upcoming weeks schedule will be posted a week prior)

  • Monday, October 16: 12pm-2pm
  • Tuesday, October 17: 9am-11am, 1pm-3pm
  • Thursday, October 19: 1:30pm-3:30pm
  • Monday, October 23: 9am-1pm
  • Tuesday, October 24: 1pm-3pm
  • Wednesday, October 25: 9am-11am, 3pm-5pm
  • Friday, October 27: 11am-1pm, 3pm-5pm


Stay up to date!

  • Like UMD Transfer and Off Campus Student Life on Facebook for up to date announcements!
  • Follow us @UMDTOCSL on Twitter!
  • Join TOCSL on Orgsync
  • Tag #theMuffinManUMD and follow our journey on Instagram!
  • Add UMDTOCSL on Snapchat to get the inside scoop on all the events we have for you!! 
  • Have a question?

    Transfer and Off Campus Student Life is located in the Engagement Office in the Adele H. Stamp across the Capital One Bank or feel free to contact us at 301-405-0986 or at

    Also, if you have an idea for a program or service that TOCSL could implement, please email us, and a member of the TOCSL team with connect with you.