As a Terp, you’re always ready to take the next bold step. The University of Maryland Alumni Association can help, from offering professional networking to reconnecting you with fellow Terps. Join, renew or upgrade your membership today to:

Stay active through tailgates, performances, happy hours and career networking events

Stay connected with UMD and the friends you made on campus

Stay informed through The Shell, Terp magazine and email updates

Stay fearless as you go through life

Select a membership that’s right for you:

Join the Alumni Association for one year, three years or a lifetime. Membership is open to all Maryland graduates, friends, fans and family members.

$55 Annual Single Auto-renew* (automatically renews annually with valid credit card)
$70 Annual Joint Auto-renew* (automatically renews annually with valid credit card)
$125 Three-year Single
$175 Three-year Joint
$650 $850  Lifetime Single (10-month installment plan available)
$700 $950 Lifetime Joint (10-month installment plan available)
$425 Golden Lifetime Single (60+ discount)
$500 Golden Lifetime Joint (60+ discount)

Our most recent graduates receive reduced pricing for Alumni Association membership for one year after their graduation date (May 2021-May 2022 grads).

$25 GradPak Annual 
$300 GradPak Life (10-month installment plan available)
$375 GradPak Life Joint (10-month installment plan available)
$450 GradPak Legacy (life membership, plus a legacy brick; 10-month installment plan available)


Need a reason to join?

The Alumni Association encourages Terps to develop strong ties with each other and Maryland through an engaging mix of programs and activities. Membership provides you with the best way to stay connected to fellow alumni and the university and save on products and services across the country.

Exclusive benefits include:

Interested in sponsoring the University of Maryland Alumni Association?

Click here to learn how.

UMD Recreation & Wellness (RecWell)  Membership

Alumni Association members are eligible to join UMD RecWell and take advantage of award-winning campus resources and programming. Learn more about RecWell membership fees and benefits. Learn more here.


Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center: Event Space Rental

Three year and lifetime members receive a 10% off room rental or $500 off our special event or wedding package. Explore rental spaces here.


University of Maryland Bookstore

Members can take advantage of a 10% discount on all merchandise at the bookstore. 

Find the current promocode on the "Member Benefits" tab on your alumni directory profile. Login or create an alumni directory profile here.

Discount applies to all purchases except textbooks, special orders, sale books, class and alumni rings, computer software, periodicals, discounted merchandise, computer hardware, stamps, health and beauty aids, food snacks and beverages. Learn more.


University of Maryland College Park Libraries

UMD Alumni Association members are eligible for a 50% discount on membership in the University Libraries’ Community Borrowers program. For a $25 (usually $50) annual fee, Community Borrowers may check out up to 25 books at a time from University Libraries. Learn more.

Alumni Association members can redeem by completing the application on our website, then coming to McKeldin Library to show ID and retrieve the borrower card. For more about the program, click here.


University of Maryland Golf Course

Coming soon! New & improved benefits at the University of Maryland Golf Course. Get ready to hit the links - click HERE for more information.


Terp Pre-College Programs

This summer, give your talented high school student a pre-college experience at the University of Maryland—and enjoy a 20% alumni discount on the selected course package fee.
Terp Young Scholars, July 11-29, 2022
Students prepare for college through rigorous academics and dynamic instruction with University of Maryland’s Terp Young Scholars. Alongside other academically talented high school students, they’ll pursue an academic interest, engage with passionate faculty, and get a jump on college by earning three university credits. Choose from in-person or online learning options.
Visit Terp Young Scholars to learn more.
How to redeem: After receiving acceptance to Terp Young Scholars, UMD Alumni Association Members should send an email to including the name of the student and their UID (found on their acceptance letter) and the UMD Alumni Association Member name and member ID #.

Hearing and Speech Clinic




Members receive discounts for services in the Hearing & Speech Clinic located in LeFrak Hall. Services include hearing evaluations and consultations, as well as speech and language assessments for members and their families. We provide services to all ages. Initial visits are discounted at 35% off and members receive the UMD faculty discount (20%) for each visit thereafter. Learn more.


Stay Fearless, Renew Now

Renew or upgrade your membership today.

$55 Annual Single Auto-renew*
$70 Annual Joint Auto-renew*
$125 Three-year Single
$175 Three-year Joint
$650 $850 Lifetime Single 
$700 $950 Lifetime Joint 
Renew Now

Benefits and rates listed above are subject to change without notice.

*As an annual auto-renew member, your membership will be conveniently renewed on the anniversary month of your membership. You will receive an email reminder prior to your membership renewal date so that you will know exactly when the transaction will take place. Non auto-renewing rates are available online by selecting “show all membership types”.

If you join during a promotion, incentives will arrive separate from your welcome packet. Joint membership includes gift(s) shared between members. Discounts and promotions cannot be combined with other offers.