Your Alumni Association is ready to welcome you home.

See what's new on campus. Meet friends, old and new. Discover the development in College Park. This Homecoming, join your Alumni Association and fellow Terps for events on campus, virtually and in your neighborhood. 

Check out photos from last season on our Flickr Page!

2018 Homecoming Tailgate

Saturday, October 13 | 9:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Come home to the Riggs Alumni Center and join us for our annual Homecoming Tailgate and watch as we transform Moxley Garden into a Terp Homecoming Beer Garden. Visit with other alumni, take a stroll in the garden and explore three Terp-owned breweries and one Terp owned winery while enjoying music, food, games in a festive atmosphere before kick off. Register Now!

Bringing your little ones? Stop by our Testudo Tikes zone located in the Riggs Alumni Center for games and snacks!

buffalo wild wings
Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor, Buffalo Wild Wings!

Homecoming Service Project

Day One: Sunday, Oct. 7 | Day Two: Monday, Oct. 8
The event will bring together over 3,000 volunteers to pack 400,000 meals in an assembly line fashion for local children and families suffering from hunger. All meals packed at this event will be donated locally, working through TAH’s network of trusted partners, which includes the Capital Area Food Bank, Maryland Food Bank, DC Central Kitchen, Bread for the City, Manna Food Center and more.

Click here to learn more and register!

More Reasons to Come Home

Service Event with Terps Against Hunger
Sunday, Oct. 7 - Monday, Oct. 8
STAMP Grand Ballroom
Register Now!

Penguin and a Movie
Sunday, Oct. 7 | 12 - 3:45 p.m.
Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center
Register Now!
Webinar: Money and Sense | A Common Guide for Young Professionals to Manage Debt and Achieve Financial Freedom
Wednesday, Oct. 10 | 12 - 1 p.m.
Register Now!
Barrel of Monks Tour and Tasting Happy Hour
Wednesday, Oct. 10 | 6 - 8 p.m.
Boca Raton, FL
Register Now!
Webinar: The Ultimate Guide to Your Alumni Network
Thursday, Oct. 11 | 12 - 1 p.m.
Register Now!
13th Annual SGA Crab Feast
Thursday, Oct. 11 | 5 - 9 p.m.
North  Campus Diner
Register Now!
Homecoming Group Bike Ride
Friday, Oct. 12 | 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
In front of Regents Drive Garage
Register Now!
Latino Alumni Network: Homecoming Tailgate
Saturday, Oct. 13 | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Lot PH
Register Now!
DFW Terps Homecoming Game Watch: UMD vs. Rutgers
Saturday, Oct. 13 | 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. CST
Dallas, TX
Register Now!

Seattle Terps Homecoming Game Watch
Saturday, Oct. 13 | 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. PST
Seattle, WA
Register Now!

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7801 Alumni Drive  /  College Park, MD 20742

The Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center is on the northwest corner of campus, next to the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center and Maryland Stadium.

  1. Take Interstates 95, 270 or 66 to the Washington, D.C. Capital Beltway (Interstate 495) to exit 25B.
  2. The University of Maryland is located at Exit 25 (U.S. 1 South toward College Park). When traveling south on I-95, take Exit 27 and then follow signs to Exit 25B.
  3. Proceed approximately one mile south on U.S. 1. Turn right on to University Blvd (Rt. 193 West) toward Maryland Stadium.
  4. From University Blvd (Rt. 193 West) turn left on to Stadium Drive and the stadium will be straight ahead. The Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center will be to the right of the stadium, off Alumni Drive.

umd football PARKING

In order to visit campus during a home football game, you will need to obtain a parking permit in advance of your visit. Purchase a game day parking permit online HERE. Permits may be purchased on-site at Terrapin Trail Garage if space is available. The cost of a single game permit is $17.00.

RV Parking is available in Lot 8 located near the Armory. The cost is $75.00 per night. For prepaid spaces, the lot will open at 6:00 p.m., and will open to the public 6 hours before kickoff.

For more information please visit the parking website.


To purchase game tickets for any of the above mentioned games, please visit the ticket office website at You can also call the ticket office at 301.314.7070 or email


Click HERE for an A-Z guide on stadium rules and regulations including prohibited items and other details.