Your Alumni Association is ready for football season!

Come join us for some fun! The Samuel Riggs Alumni Center will be open before every home game, hosting open houses throughout the season to welcome you back to your home on campus and get you pumped up for the games. 

Check out photos from last season on our Flickr Page!

2017 Homecoming Tailgate

Saturday, October 28 | 2.5 Hours prior to kick-off
Join us for our annual Homecoming Tailgate and watch as we transform Moxley Garden into a Terp Homecoming Beer Garden. Come take a stroll in the garden and explore three Terp-owned breweries while enjoying music, food, games and a festive atmosphere before heading into the stadium to watch your Terps take on Indiana!

Click here to register!

Homecoming Service Project

This year, the Alumni Association and the Office of Community Engagement are teaming up with Food Recovery Network and The #GiveHealthy Movement to fill Homecoming with Terp spirit and community spirit. Through Oct. 28, we are hosting a virtual food drive to help those in our commnity, as well as those affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. Plus, at our Homecoming Tailgate, we will be collecting the most-needed items for the Food Recovery Network.

Click here to get involved!

2017 Big10 Alumni Zone Open Houses

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Terps vs. Northwestern
Saturday, October 14, 2017 
Click here to register.

Terps vs. Michigan
Saturday, November 11, 2017 
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Terps vs. Penn State
Saturday, November 25, 2017 
Click here to register.

2 Hours Prior to Kickoff
Moxley Gardens, Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center

Stop by Moxley Gardens and help us celebrate the 2017 football season! During each Big10 Open House we will be giving away 1 Terp football fan essential item to the first 300 registrants. Come to every Big10 Alumni Zone Open House and complete your Terp Football Fan Pack! You must be present to receive your item.

There will also be music, popcorn and food and beverage for purchase. The Maryland Club will be open for pre-game coverage with a cash bar.

2017 Alumni Zone Open Houses

Terps vs. Towson
Saturday, September 9, 2017 | 10 a.m. Open House / 12 p.m. Game Time

Terps vs. UCF
Saturday, September 23, 2017 

 2 Hours Prior to Kickoff
Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center

Stop by the Alumni Association for some popcorn, and enjoy the inflatable games and kid’s activities provided by University of Maryland Athletics! The Maryland Club will be open downstairs for pregame coverage with a cash bar.


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.


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.

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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.