Contact Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life

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



Welcome to Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life!


TOCSL exists to CONNECT and ENGAGE Transfer and Off-campus Students of UMD

We ultimately aim to: 

« Equip transfer and off-campus students with the resources to thrive as individuals and to serve as leaders to the off-campus student population »

« Empower transfer and off-campus students to overcome barriers to success »

« Ease the transition for transfer and off-campus students »


Joseph M. Mitchell Memorial Scholarship Award

posted on April 10, 2019

Applications and nominations for the 2019-2020 academic year are due July 1, 2019. All University Graduate and Undergraduate students are encouraged to apply. Faculty, staff, and members of the campus community are welcome to nominate deserving students of this award. These are one-time awards of up to $2,000 per recipient. If you have any questions or would like more information regarding the scholarship, please feel free to contact either Michelle McCubbin (, 301-314-9555) or Dai-An Tran (, 301-314-0416). For more information about the Scholarship Award, please visit

Upcoming TOCSL Events

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

Our TOCSL Meet-ups and events are a great way for you to get involved on and off campus with other UMD Students. Below are some of our upcoming Fall 2019 events! We'll have more coming up. Stay up to date with TOCSL through our website and social media @UMDTOCSL! 

Upcoming Events

  • Transfer and Off-Campus New Student Welcome (Friday, August 23 at 3:30pm, XFINITY Center) 
  • September Good Morning, Commuters (Wednesday, September 4 from 7:30am-10:30am, Atrium, STAMP)
  • October Good Morning, Commuters (Wednesday, October 2 from 7:30am-10:30am, Atrium, STAMP
  • Transfer and Off-Campus Student Appreciation Week (October 21-25)
  • November Good Morning, Commuters (Wednesday, November 6 from 7:30am-10:30am, Atrium, STAMP
  • December Good Morning, Commuters (Wednesday, December 4 from 7:30am-10:30am, Atrium, STAMP)


We look forward to seeing you all!!!

Past Events:

Academic Calendar

Winter 2019

Classes Begin January 2 (Wednesday)
Dr. Martin Luther King Holiday January 21 (Monday)
Classes End January 22 (Tuesday)

Spring 2019

First Day of Classes January 28 (Monday)
Spring Break March 17-24 (Sunday-Sunday)
Last Day of Classes May 14 (Tuesday)
Reading Day May 15 (Wednesday)
Final Exams May 16-22 (Thursday-Wednesday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies May 22 (Wednesday)
Commencement - Main Ceremony and College/Department Ceremonies May 23 (Thursday)
Commencement - College/Department Ceremonies May 24 (Friday)

Summer 2019

Sessions I and I-A Begin May 28 (Tuesday)
Session I-A Ends June 14 (Friday)
Session I-B Begins June 17 (Monday)
Independence Day Holiday July 4 (Thursday)
Sessions I and I-B End July 5 (Friday)
Sessions II and II-C Begin July 8 (Monday)
Session II-C Ends July 26 (Friday)
Session II-D Begins July 29 (Monday)
Sessions II and II-D End August 16 (Friday)

engage with us

Transfer and Off Campus Student Life is located in the Engagement Office, ground floor of the Adele H. Stamp, down the hall from the Bookstore, OR behind Panda Express of the Food Court. Also feel free to contact us at 301-405-0986 or at