General timeline (note: there could be exceptions to this timeline)

Admission offers made:Late Feb-March

Financial Aid offers made:Late March to mid April (but sometimes even into the summer if slots become available)

Deadline to accept admission offer and pay deposit (SLP, AUD):April 15, 5:00pm

Information about registration, orientation, student ID etc.:sent out in June

New student Orientation HESP & UMD Campus:week before classes start


Getting to know the department and campus:

UMD Resources for Graduate and NEW students:

Funding and Finances

Assistantships and Jobs:

Housing and Commuting

Registration and Academics



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06/25/2019 - 9:11 pm