Keep an eye on your inbox for announcements about our events in the Newsletter to Students, emailed to you monthly during the semester. Follow the alumni association's student ambassadors, Carapace, on Facebook for weekly updates about student programs.
Click below to explore our programs available for students.
Named for the upper shell of a turtle, Carapace is the alumni association’s student ambassador organization. Carapace works closely with the alumni association to plan programs that connect students and alumni through meaningful experiences. Looking for a fun leadership opportunity to enhance your student experience at Maryland? Learn more
Class Ring Ordering
Purchase the official ring of the University of Maryland and show your Terp spirit forever (students must have 60+ credits to place order). Learn more
Learn proper dining etiquette that will impress your family, friends and prospective employers! The alumni association hosts this popular student program every November.
SGA Alumni Speaker Series
Meet and network with prominent alumni as they share their success stories and tips for achieving your goals. These programs are ongoing throughout the semester.
O.N.E. UMD Student Leaders Conference
Network with past student leaders and hear how they translated their student leadership experience into a marketable professional skill set. The next O.N.E. UMD Conference will take place in September 2012.
For information on giving to Maryland, visit www.giving.umd.edu
or contact Alyson Stoffer at firstname.lastname@example.org
for more philanthropic opportunities for young alumni.
Exclusively for Seniors:
Join us at events specifically for seniors such as professional development workshops, alumni networking receptions, football tailgates and game watches. to Senior Council.
Essential Europe Tour
Celebrate your college success with an unforgettable voyage through eight European countries in 19 days. Travel with fellow grads, see the world and make friends for life! Learn more
Seniors, it is our pleasure to extend to you a complimentary one-year membership in the Maryland Alumni Association after graduation. Take advantage of all of the alumni association’s member benefits, including:
- Potential savings on health benefits
- Library, parking and Campus Recreation Center privileges
- Alumni travel programs
- Homebuyer's assistance
...and much more! To update your contact information, or for more information, or call 301.405.4678 or 800.336.8627.
After your complimentary membership expires, years two and three after graduation are offered at a discounted rate of only $25 per year.
Once you've graduated, make sure we have your updated contact information so that you can be notified about Young Alumni events including Homecoming, Maryland Day and more. Click here for more information.
The Alumni Association seeks students who are self-directed, exude Terrapin pride and are willing to make their student position a priority. Click here for more information.
Host an Event
Host your next event, meeting or celebration at the Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center. Student groups receive special discounts! Visit www.riggs.umd.edu
for rooms, rates and rental policies.
Co-sponsor With Us Through the Carapace Grant Program
Think the Maryland Alumni Association would make a great partner for your student organization’s next program or event? Apply for a Carapace Grant
to receive supplementary funding for your upcoming initiative. Check out the guidelines for grant proposals here. Email us at email@example.com if you have additional questions about the application process.