Designed to help you meet lots of people and orient you to life at the University of Maryland.
Events such as the President’s Welcome and New Student Barbecue & Welcome to the BIG Show will make you proud to be a TERP!
Opportunities to meet new friends and create unbreakable bonds that will last a lifetime.
The Department of Resident Life sponsors the annual Fall Welcome program to assist you in getting acclimated to the University of Maryland.
Fall Welcome will take place from Thursday, August 23 to Sunday, August 26 and features fun programs and events geared towards introducing you to new friends, university resources, and the many opportunities waiting for you. New students to campus are strongly encouraged to participate in our Fall Welcome program, a special introduction to living on campus, which begins with check-in to your residence hall and ends on the day before classes start.
Special activities and events include:
During Fall Welcome, new and returning students will be able to utilize their Anytime Dining meal plans.
Thursday, August 23 - Sunday, August 26
View the full schedule and learn about all of our Fall Welcome events!
Download the Resident Life guidebook on the TERPlife app today! It’s fast, easy, and free! Get access to campus maps and the Fall Welcome schedule, build to-do lists, and more!