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.

$45 Annual Single auto-dues (automatically renews annually with valid credit card)
$55 Annual Single
$70 Annual Joint
$108 Three-year Single
$168 Three-year Joint
$850  $595 Lifetime Single (30th anniversary promotion)
$950  $665 Lifetime Joint (30th anniversary promotion)


Our most recent graduates receive reduced pricing for Alumni Association membership for one year after their graduation date (December 2018 & May 2019 grads).

$25 GradPak Annual (annual membership, plus a signature alumni pint glass.)
$300 GradPak Life (life membership, plus a signature alumni pint glass and license plate frame.)
$375 GradPak Life Joint (life membership, plus a signature alumni pint glass and license plate frame.)
$450 GradPak Legacy (life membership, plus a signature alumni pint glass, license plate frame and a legacy brick.)


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.


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Exclusive benefits include:


Eppley Recreation Services Pass

Members have access to purchase a membership, which includes access to all University Recreation & Wellness facilities and programs. They may also enjoy recreation center benefits for $7 a day and may also sponsor up to 2 guests with them per visit at a rate of $7 a day, by simply showing their membership card and a photo ID. Learn more.


Samuel Riggs IV Alumni Center: Event Space Rental

Three year and lifetime members receive a 25% off room rental or $500 off our special event or wedding package.
*Discount only applies to Saturday dates


University of Maryland Bookstore

Members can take advantage of a 10 percent discount on merchandise purchases. 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

Lifetime Members receive a $50 range card to be used at the University of Maryland Driving Range. All members receive a 10% discount on all Terrapin logo apparel at the Golf Course Pro Shop. Young Alumni (up to age 26) receive a 25% golf member discount and Young Alumni (ages 26–30) receive a 20% golf membership discount. Learn more.


Terp Pre-College Programs

This summer, give your exceptional middle or high school student a pre-college experience at the University of Maryland—and enjoy a 20% alumni discount on the selected course package fee. Choose from two unique programs.

Terp Young Scholars, July 7-26, 2019
Terp Young Scholars offers high school students the opportunity to experience the challenge, excitement, and independence of campus life at UMD. In Terp Scholars, high school students learn from distinguished faculty, explore new academic fields, live and work with equally talented peers, and earn three university credits.

Terp Discovery, July 15-26, 2019
Terp Discovery is designed for academically talented rising 7th and 8th graders who are looking for a dynamic and challenging educational environment. For two weeks, middle school students expand their skills, broaden their horizons, and experience campus life. In UMD’s world-class facilities, students learn from exceptional faculty and collaborate with other promising students.

Visit Terp Young Scholars and Terp Discovery to learn more and apply before June 15 to receive the 20% alumni discount. 

How to redeem: After receiving acceptance to Terp Young Scholars or Terp Discovery, UMD Alumni Association Members should send an email to (for Terp Young Scholars) or (for Terp Discovery). In this email include the following information: 1. The name of the student and their UID (found on their acceptance letter) and 2. The UMD Alumni Association Member name and Alumni #.

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
$70 Annual Joint
$108 Three-year Single
$168 Three-year Joint
$850  $595 Lifetime Single (30th anniversary promotion)
$950  $665 Lifetime Joint (30th anniversary promotion)
Renew Now or Login First

Boost your Terp pride with an upgrade to a three-year or lifetime membership.

Renewing your membership online is simple but you can make it even easier by logging in first. Logging in before renewing will update your membership instantly giving you immediate access to member-only benefits and savings. Your membership form will also be prepopulated with the information on your record.

*If you join during a promotion, you will receive a separate email notification 1-2 weeks after your join date with instructions on how to redeem any items. 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.

Disclaimer: Benefits listed above are subject to change without notice.