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University of Maryland Partner Day 2023

University of Maryland Partner Day 2023

Save The Date!

Tuesday, May 30

8 a.m. - 2 p.m. 

University of Maryland

Join the University of Maryland (UMD) and international partners on UMD’s beautiful campus during the NAFSA Annual Conference this May. UMD Partner Day is an opportunity to learn more about the exchange student experience and what makes UMD a top-ranked public research institution. The event will feature an interactive campus tour to showcase new facilities, exciting initiatives and world-class innovations.

Accessibility Note: The UMD Partner Day will include a walking tour between campus buildings for up to 15 minutes at a time. Please let us know in your registration if you will require mobility or other accommodations.

Program Agenda

8:00 a.m.

UMD Bus departs Washington Convention Center 
Transportation is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

9:00 a.m. 

Partner Day Programming

  • University Welcome with Dr. Ross Lewin, Associate Vice President for International Affairs and coffee with colleagues from:
    • Education Abroad
    • Office of International Affairs
    • International Student and Scholar Services, and more
  • Campus Tour of UMD highlights, including:
    • Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science
    • McKeldin Mall
    • Edward St. John Learning and Teaching Center 
    • H.J. Patterson Hall
    • Adele H. Stamp Student Union 
  • Opportunities to engage with UMD Academic Colleges and Offices, including:
    • A. James Clark School of Engineering
    • Academy for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
    • Center for Campus Life
    • College of Arts and Humanities
    • College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
    • Division of Student Affairs
    • Office of Diversity and Inclusion
    • Robert H. Smith School of Business

12:00 p.m.

Partner Day Lunch

Lunch included with registration.


First option to return to Washington Convention Center (no lunch)
Transportation is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

1:30 p.m.

Second option to return to Washington Convention Center
Transportation is provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Program is subject to change. Check back for updates and additions to our schedule. 

Registration has closed.

Registration for UMD Partner Day 2023 has closed. We look forward to seeing you on our beautiful campus or during the 2023 NAFSA Annual Conference!

For questions, please contact Kelsey Prima, Exchange Coordinator at