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Thursday 8.18.2022

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University of Maryland - College Park

University of Maryland - College Park
7999 Regents Dr.
College Park, MD 20742

Official telephone: (301) 405-1000
Fax number: (301) 314-9693
Website: www.umd.edu
Screen last updated on: December 2021
STUDENT PROFILE
Total undergraduates: 30,875
Full-time undergraduates: 28,160
Part-time undergraduates: 2,715
Total graduate students: 9,834
Full-time graduate students: 7,460
Part-time graduate students: 2,374
Degree seeking undergraduate student breakdown:
0.1% American Indian or Alaskan Native
10.3% Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
13.1% Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
11.0% Hispanic/Latino
0.1% Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino
52.1% White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5.2% Two or more races non-Hispanic/Latino
4.4% Nonresident Alien
3.8% Race and/or Ethnicity unknown

CAMPUS ENVIRONMENT
Campus size: 1,335 acres
Nearest major city: Baltimore and Washington, DC

LIVING ON CAMPUS
Institution offers housing: yes
Housing types (% in housing type, if given):
  • coed dorms
  • women's dorms
  • special housing for disabled students
  • cooperative housing
Percent of freshmen who live in school housing: 49%
Percent of students who live in school housing: 20%
Percent of students who live off campus: 80%

STUDY FACILITIES
Every student is required to lease or own a computer: no
Other computer facilities/services: student account information, financial aid summary
School has a library on campus: yes
Additional library facilities/collections:
Other libraries on campus.

ASSISTANCE SERVICES
Additional services offered:
placement service, health service, women's center
Counseling services:
career, psychological
Career placement services:
interest inventory, on-campus job interviews, resumé assistance, alumni services, interview training, Job fairs are available to students through the career center.

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES
Student activities:
student newspaper, radio station, television station
Other student organizations, musical groups, activities, and committees:
Student Government Association; Residence Hall Association; Black Student Union; Asian-American Student Union/Jewish Student Union; Commuter Students Association

ATHLETICS
Athletic conference memberships: NCAA Division 1

Sports offered Scholarships? Athletic Assoc.
Men's baseballyes 
Men's baseball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's basketballyes 
Men's basketball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's football NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's footballyes 
Men's golf NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's golfyes 
Men's lacrosse NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's lacrosseyes 
Men's soccer NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's socceryes 
Men's swimming and diving NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's track and field NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Men's wrestlingyes 
Men's wrestling NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's basketball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's basketballyes 
Women's cross-country runningyes 
Women's cross-country running NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's field hockeyyes 
Women's field hockey NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's golf  
Women's golfyes 
Women's gymnasticsyes 
Women's gymnastics NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's lacrosseyes 
Women's lacrosse NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's socceryes 
Women's soccer NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's softballyes 
Women's softball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's swimming and diving NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's tennis NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's tennisyes 
Women's track and fieldyes 
Women's track and field NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's volleyball NCAA Division 1, NCAA Div. I
Women's volleyballyes 

Intramural/Recreational sports:
rock climbing; badminton; baseball; basketball; crew; equestrian sports; fencing; field hockey; football; golf; ice hockey; lacrosse; racquetball; rugby; sailing; soccer; softball; squash; tennis; ultimate Frisbee; volleyball; water polo; wrestling; swimming and diving; table tennis; cross-country running

GETTING AWAY
Nearest international airport: Reagan National

AFTER GRADUATION
Percent of graduates who enter job market in field related to major: 35% within six months of graduation

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