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Campus Resources

Resources across campus help you with academics, wellness, and to connect to the University of Maryland community.

General Resources

Testudo: Current Student Services

Testudo provides an online portal for most current student needs: course registration, grades, transcripts, financials, academic calendars, academic deadlines.

Canvas: Online Course Organization

Canvas provides an online portal for enrolled students as a supplemental online learning environment. Many instructors use Canvas as a part of their course instruction.

International Student & Scholar Services (ISSS): International Student Services

International Student & Scholar Services provides services for international students regarding immigration, OPT, employment, health insurance, final semester, visa renewals etc. ISSS can also help you to find out more about adjusting to American culture and academics.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm 
Phone: 301-314-7740
3109 Susquehanna Hall 
Current Student Live Chat is available Monday - Friday, 10:30am - 12:30pm

Commencement: Congratulations Graduates!

The UMD Commencement site offers all information about commencement activities: regalia purchase deadlines, date and time, tickets, procession instructions, class rings, and much more! 

The A. James Clark School Commencement site offers all information about the College Ceremony activities: date and time, where to go and when, receptions, and procession instructions. 


Academic Resources

The Graduate School: Graduate Student Resources

The Graduate School provides information regarding general graduate student resources, policies and procedures, deadlines and forms.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm 
Phone: 1-800-245-4723
2123 Lee Building

Office of the Registrar: Academic Records and Policies

The Office of the Registrar provides information regarding registration and registration deadlines as well as student's academic records from the time of application to graduation.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm 
Phone: 301-314-8240
First Floor, Mitchell Building

University Libraries: Research and Resources

University Libraries provides students with information about the available library resources, borrowing privileges, computer availability, interlibrary loan, citation tools, course guides, subject guides, and copy/scan information. 

Hours: Monday - Friday: Hours Vary
Phone: 301-405-0800
Research Assistance: Ask Us

The Research Port is an online search tool for collections and databases of articles, citations, data sets and more!

Writing Centers: Improving Your Writing

The Graduate School Writing Center  provides one-on-one writing consultation for enrolled Graduate Students. Writing fellows work with students within their colleges on structure, argument, disciplinary expectations, citation, voice, syntax, and usage and grammar.

Monday- Friday, By Appointment Only
Phone: 301-405-9871
5100B McKeldin Library
How to Request a Consultation

English Editing for International Graduate Students offers free editing services for international graduate students. See their website for appointment instructions.

Office of Student Conduct: Academic Integrity

The Office of Student Conduct promotes integrity, character, and ethics across the UMD campus. Their office provides information about the University Student Judiciary, character and ethics education, and the Student Honor Council.

Phone: 301-314-8204
2118 Mitchell Building

The Student Honor Council is responsible for deciding cases of academic dishonesty reported to the Office of Student Conduct.  All students are responsible upholding the Honor Pledge and Code of Academic Integrity.

Accessibility & Disability Services: Request accommodations

Accessibility & Disability Support Services provides accommodation and services to students with documented disabilities. Students with documented disabilities must initiate contact with the DSS and follow registration guidelines. 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Phone: 301-314-7628
0106 Shoemaker Building


Financial Resources

Office of the Bursar: Tuition and Billing

The Office of the Bursar provides all information about tuition and fees and billing and payments.

Phone: 301-314-9000
Lee Building

Office of Student Financial Aid: Financial Aid for Qualifying Students

The Office of Student Financial Aid provides information about grants, loans, and work study.

Phone: 301-314-9000
Lee Building


Student and Campus Life Resources

Graduate Student Life: A Community for Grad Terps

Graduate Student Life works to create community experience for graduate students. They offer programs and events, the Graduate Student Lounge, the Graduate Handbook, and many more resources for UMD Grad Terps.

1121 Stamp Student Union

Off-Campus Housing Services: Living in College Park

Off-Campus Housing Services provides resources for students who will be living in the College Park area. Looking for a place to live, but don't know where to start? Start here: housing databases, roommate finders, and useful community information. 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 10:00am - 5:00pm
Phone: 301-314-3645
0232 Stamp Student Union

Graduate Student Legal Aid Office (GLAO): Free Legal Services for UMCP Grad Students

Graduate Student Legal Aid is a free service for currently registered graduate students at the University of Maryland. They offer legal assistance and information.

Office Hours: Check website
Phone: 301-405-5807
3125 South Campus Dining Hall 

Department of Transportation Services: Getting Here and Getting Around

The Department of Transportation Services offers information about parking, Shuttle UM, biking, pay stations, Zip Cars, parking tickets, etc.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:15am - 4:00pm
Phone: 301-314-PARK (parking inquiries) or 301-314-2255 (transit inquiries)
Regents Drive Garage

University Recereation & Wellness Services: Fitness and Sports

University Recreation & Wellness Services provides facilities, programming, and opportunities for Terps to stay well. Find information about the facilities available, fitness classes, club sports, intramural sports, and adventure programs through CRS.

Phone: 301-226-4400
1115 Eppley Recreation Center


Wellness Resources

University Health Center: Be a Healthy Terp

The University Health Center provides clinicial, dental, and mental health services to students. They also provide programs and services for health promotion and wellness needs. 

Office Hours: Vary by Semester 
Phone: 301-314-8180
University Health Center

Counseling Center: Counseling Support for a Variety of Issues

The Counseling Center provides both individual counseling appointments and walk-in hours for students facing all sorts of issues. Walk-in hours include: Students of Color, Rainbow, Veterans, Majors. 

Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm; Wednesday 8:30am - 9:00pm
Phone: 301-314-7651 (main)
Shoemaker Building
Make an Appointment
If your are dealing with a life-threatening situation, including being actively suicidal, call 911 or go to an area hospital.


Career Resources

University Career Center: Campus Wide Career Services

The University Career Center connects students from the entire campus community with resources for successful career development. The University Career Center is home to Careers4Terps and hosts the campus-wide career fair each semester. 

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm
Phone: 301-314-7225
3100 Hornbake Library (Classroom/South Wing)
Email: (include UID# in message)

Engineering Career Services: Careers for Engineers

Engineering Career Services provides a full range of career development programming specifically for students of the Clark School. Attend sessions about resume writing, interviewing skills, career fair prep, job search strategies, salary negotiations, employer information sessions, and general career advising, all tailored to your needs as an engineer. This office is also home to Careers4Engineers, the engineering job listing database.

Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Phone: 301-405-3863
1131 Glenn L. Martin Hall

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