The University of Maryland invites you come to College Park and celebrate Maryland Day, a day of learning, fun and discovery. At the 22nd annual edition, you’ll find a wide variety of family-friendly events and activities where you can explore our world of fearless ideas.2019 Video Recap
The roots of our world-class public research university extend more than 150 years to the Maryland Agricultural College. See how its mission grows today through the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources as students and faculty improve nutrition, conserve the environment and advance sustainable farming.
Be creative at the Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, where you can play with props and set pieces, get your robot groove on and take in live performances. Be a digital avatar and see what it's like to be an aspiring teacher in a virtual classroom, or deliver the nightly news in our broadcast center. Find more fun hosted by the College of Arts and Humanities, College of Education, Philip Merrill College of Journalism and School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation.
Innovation leads the way on Science & Tech Way. Learn how to code games and program LEGO Mindstorm robots. Do you like explosions, making messes and ice cream? What about getting in the driver's seat of Maryland's big rigs? Come explore all corners of physics, engineering, chemistry, biology and more.
Run, cheer and let loose on Sports & Rec Row. Go play on an obstacle course with Gymkana, a student troupe showcasing gymnastics and acrobatics. Take a fitness class or climb the ropes at Eppley. Or switch gears and get an inside look at living on campus with a residence hall tour.
The heart of campus—McKeldin Mall, the Stamp Student Union and the surrounding area—becomes the action-packed Terp Town Center. Learn about our schools and colleges, and take in the talent showcase of dance troupes and musical groups.