As you review your next steps and confirm your enrollment, you can view answers to commonly asked questions about your admissions decision here. We know you have a lot to consider, but the information below will help you take the steps you need to join the Maryland family.
It includes important information about your semester of admission, major, and residency status. Log in to the application portal with the PIN and password used when you submitted your application, and click on "Your application decision is now available online" to review your letter of admission.
Whether you decide to attend Maryland or not, we ask that you respond to your offer through the link provided in your letter of admission in the application portal. It may take up to 48 business hours for your confirmation to be processed and posted to your record.
This nonrefundable enrollment deposit will reserve your place in the incoming class and be applied to your tuition. The preferred payment method is by credit card, but the application portal will provide instructions for other payment options if needed.
Visit the International Students & Scholar Services (ISSS) website to complete the “New Student To Do List.” International students must submit the following materials to the ISSS office to receive an I-20:
If you’ve earned credits through courses at another institution or through standard exams (such as AP, IB, A/AS Level, and CLEP exams), they may count toward your Maryland degree. Submit your most recent transcripts to the address below as soon as your grades are posted so we may evaluate your transfer credit. To review which of your credits will transfer, create your Directory ID and use it to login to review your unofficial transcript, which will be available roughly 15 business days after you are admitted.
From merit scholarships and need-based aid to understanding your payment options, learn how you can finance your education.
After confirming your enrollment, you’ll need to submit your housing and dining agreement, register for orientation, and take care of a few more things to get you ready to join us on campus.
Mail transcripts and any additional materials to:
University of Maryland
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
7999 Regents Dr.
College Park, MD 20742-5235, USA
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About the Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success
College is a major investment for you and your family. The university is here to help. We offer an array of financial aid programs—including scholarships, grants, loans and student employment—as part of our commitment to making an excellent education affordable.
You’ve received your admission letter, checked out your major and started celebrating with family and friends. To make enrollment official, check out information for newly admitted students to get everything you need to start your academic career at Maryland.