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Be an On-Campus Terp

Our residence hall community is a wonderful place to engage, learn, discover, and be immersed in all the University of Maryland has to offer. Join a diverse group of talented peers from across the country and around the world who have chosen the on-campus Maryland Residential Experience.

Living On Campus

Home Away From Home

There's nothing like bonding with your floormates and creating lifelong friendships when living on-campus. You'll be surrounded by students experiencing similar journeys and have support when you need it. From hall and community programs to athletic and campus events, to leadership roles and on-campus employment, your calendar will be full and your skills will soar!

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Submit your Residence Hall Housing & Dining Agreement by 4:00 p.m., Monday, February 26 for Room Selection eligibility and begin exploring the various housing options available to you!

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Eligible returning residents participate in Room Selection (March 4 - 11) and choose from apartments, suites, and semi-suites to traditional-style housing. 

Room Selection Information
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Res Halls close for Spring Break at 7:00 p.m., Friday, March 15, 2024. Break housing is available by request for a fee.

Spring Break Details
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From February 5 through March 1, residents can submit a room change request through the housing portal. 

How the Process Works

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Giving Day: March 6, 2024

Join us in making a positive impact and help UMD students thrive in their academics, reach their potential, and make Fearlessly Forward contributions to their communities. Show your support this Giving Day to one of our Resident Life Scholarships!

Res Life Giving Day Funds
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Room Layouts & Tours

Take a 360º tour of our typical residence halls and see what's included in your room.

Step Inside Our Rooms

Res Life Resources

Campus living provides for a once-in-a-lifetime experience with complete access to all the university has to offer. 

Quick Links

Fall 2024 Housing Outlook
Academic Success
Community Living Handbook
Maintenance & Repairs
Dining at Maryland
Mail & Packages

Read the Land Acknowledgement

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Building An Inclusive Community at UMD

Important Dates

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February 26
Deadline to Submit Res Hall Agreement
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March 4-11
Room Selection
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March 15
Res Halls Close for Spring Break

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