MSE@UMD Open Houses for Prospective and Transfer Undergraduate Students
These events are free but space is limited.
When and Where
All MSE Open Houses are held on the University of Maryland College Park campus.
We will have two open house dates this fall. You only need to attend one. Please indicate on which date you would like to attend when RSVPing.
- Saturday, September 26, 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
- Sunday, October 11, 2:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
- Room 1110 Jeong H. Kim Engineering Building, University of Maryland College Park campus
- Directions to the Kim Building
- UMD Campus Map (PDF)
- Google Campus Map
- Visitor Parking Map (PDF)
- About Our Digital Parking Pay Stations
- Meet students
- Lab tours
Open house attendees can apply for a $2000 Top Terp Scholarship!
You must attend the open house date(s) above to be eligible.
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