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 Lifetime Single (10-month installment plan available)
$950 Lifetime Joint (10-month installment plan available)


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.


Interested in sponsoring the University of Maryland Alumni Association?

Click here to learn how.

Exclusive benefits include:

Alumni Travel Program

From tours featuring the rainforests of the Amazon to the treasures of Egypt, an exhilarating adventure awaits you. Explore our 2019 tours.


Terp License Plate Discount

The Terp license plate is available in Maryland and Virginia at a discounted rate for Alumni Association members.  Learn more.

Download an application (PDF) or call the Alumni Association to receive an application by mail: 301.405.4678 or 800.336.8627.



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 Lifetime Single
$950 Lifetime Joint
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.