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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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94% of first-year students choose to live on campus and be immersed in the Terrapin community. Join the Maryland Residential Experience and apply by May 1 for guaranteed housing.

Perks of Living On Campus
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Choose your housing assignment and roommate(s)! Get all the dates, details and resources to prepare for Room Selection as a returning student

Room Selection Details
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Residence halls close on Friday, March 17 at 7:00 p.m. and re-open on Sunday, March 26 at 10:00 a.m. Need break housing? We've got you covered!

Spring Break Details


Catch a glimpse of residence hall living as one of our students takes you on a tour of their suite.

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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

Academic Success
Maintenance & Repairs
Dining at Maryland
Mail & Packages

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Important Dates

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March 3
Housing And Dining Agreement Deadline
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March 17 - 26
Spring Break
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May 11
Last Day of Classes

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