UMD: A Globally Connected University

Universitas 21

The University of Maryland is one of the newest members of Universitas 21 (U21), having joined this prestigious international network in May 2013.

U21 is a network of 27 research universities around the world. Defined as the leading global network of research universities for the 21st century, U21 develops, facilitates, and encourages global connections and programming for:

As a member of the University of Maryland community, YOU now have access to a wide range of U21 events, special programs, and collaborative groups. Whether you are looking to engage globally through research, teaching, or studying, and whether you are a student, researcher, faculty, or staff, the U21 network provides the platform to internationalize your projects!

Browse the networking opportunities below to learn how you can get involved! For details, please email the U21 contacts at UMD.

Researcher Engagement
Educational Innovation
Student Experience