Fall Semester Hours

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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

Family Halloween Party

Saturday, October 25th, 4:30-7:30PM in the Colony Ballroom

Graduate Student Life invites all UMD students with kids to enjoy an afternoon of FREE Halloween fun, including carnival games, face painting, pumpkin decorating, a costume contest, and MORE!

Family Halloween Party

Super Smash Bros. Tourney

Thursday, October 18th at 5PM in the TerpZone

Show us what you've got! TerpZone is hosting a WII U Super Smash Bros. tournament with prizes for top finishers.

Super Smash Bros. Tourney

Feed The Families

Tuesday, October 16th at the Memorial Chapel

Join members of different religious, spiritual, and secular communities as we come together to pack 12,000 meals to send to families in the Metro DC area.

Feed The Families

Voices of Social Change: Difficult Dialogues in Higher Education

Wednesday, October 17, 6 PM in the Grand Ballroom

Race, racial justice, civil discourse, and free speech have become controversial topics across higher education. College and university campuses have become battlegrounds for the culture wars in ways that confound the fundamental mission of higher education. This highly interactive panel and audience discussion asks whether we are traveling inevitably toward greater polarization across race, class, religion, and political orientation or whether there is a path toward reunification.

Voices of Social Change: Difficult Dialogues in Higher Education

Registration for Terrapin Leadership Institute and Maryland Leadership Summit is now open. Complete the registration form on OrgSync before spaces fill up!

Develop your leadership this fall!

posted on October 19, 2018

AB Participant Dashboard, Payments and Scholarships!

posted on October 18, 2018

AB Participants can now submit forms, payments and fundraising through your Participant Dashboard


Support the AB Program on behalf of a student or experience online, click the "Donate Now" button and search for the name of the Participant, or Team Location. “View the Page,” and follow the subsequent instructions. * This is the same location you would pay your $75 deposit. 


Winter and Spring teams can now submit Scholarship Applications on your dashboard. Learn more about scholarships here

Applications Reopening Next Monday!

posted on October 16, 2018



Be a part of a movement of active citizens who are learning, serving, reflect and acting on social issues across the globe. Join us during this year's 27 Alternative Break experiences during Winter, Spring & Summer Break.



Upon submission of your application you will be placed on our alternates list, and will be notified by email when a spot on a 2018-2019 experience opens. We will only email you about openings on the programs you ranked in your application.


More Info: Individual Experiences


Application Open

USM Student Regent Call For Applications

posted on October 15, 2018

Each year the University of Maryland, College Park in addition to the other institutions in the University System of Maryland are invited to nominate candidates for this prestigious position to the University System of Maryland Student Council. Our single nominee is then reviewed by the System Student Council and their finalists are forwarded to the Chancellor and from his desk they are forwarded to the Governor. In the past, College Park has been represented by outstanding scholar leaders.

Below, please will find a link to the detailed position description as well as a link to the application form.

Student Regent Position Description

The College Park nominee for this position will be interviewed by USMSC on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at UMBC.

Should you have any further questions or concerns, please contact Donna Lim at dylim@umd.edu or at 301-314-8491.

Completed applications are due on-line by noon on November 14, 2018.

Apply for 2018-2019 USM Student Regent at:

Join us for the 2018 Maryland Leadership Conference!

posted on October 03, 2018

November 3-4

Edgewater, MD

The Maryland Leadership Conference is a developmental weekend-long experience for intermediate leaders. Designed to enhance your group leadership skills and provide networking opportunities with fellow leaders at UMD, this off-campus retreat will develop participants efficacy in leading others through their formal and informal leadership roles.

Open Ceramics Registration is Available for Fall 2018!

posted on September 26, 2018

Open Ceramics Hours are as follows for this semester:


Monday: 11am-5pm

Tuesday: 11am-5pm

Wednesday: 11am-9:30pm

Thursday: 11am-5pm

Friday: 11am-5pm

Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday 11am-3pm


Open studio will begin September 9, 2018!


To participate in open ceramic studio time, students, faculty, staff, and the general public must register. To do this, select "Class Registration" under the Navigation tab on the ALC's home page and when searching for which class to register for, select "Ceramic Open Studio."

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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