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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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Housing assignments are out! Learn about your new residence hall and community to prepare for an exciting year ahead.

Explore the Residence Halls
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Get ready for residence hall living with tips on what to bring, building healthy roommate relationships, and personalizing your room.

Resources Before Move-In
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Fall move-in is happening August 22-25, 2024 — see our detailed guide for schedules, check-in steps, and tips to ensure a smooth transition into your new home.

Move-In Day Logistics

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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

Step Into Your New Home
Fall 2024 Housing Outlook
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

June 17-26
Roommate Finder Process
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July 18
Assignments Release
August 22-25
Fall Move-In

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