UMD: A Globally Connected University



Immigration Processing Impacts of a Possible Government Shutdown

As we prepare for a possible federal government shutdown on Sunday, October 1, please review the information in this email to better understand the impact of a government s

Join English Conversation Program (ECP)

Connect with the UMD community for authentic cultural exchange through English conversation.

International Student Career Series

The International Student Career Series is a group of workshops/programs facilitated and curated by professional staff that focus on specific career needs of international

Show us what it means to be a Global Terp!

Share what it means to be a Global Terp for a chance to win up to $150 in UMD apparel.    

How to Recognize a Scam

Be aware of scams targeting international students and scholars.  Some UMD students have reported receiving calls or emails that their immigration status is at risk and the

F1 and J1 Students: Keep your US Address Updated

All F-1 and J-1 students are required to report a change of address within 10 days of a move.  Currently enrolled students should update their US address in

Welcome New Terps!

Congratulations on your admission to the University of Maryland. Click here to view a checklist of items to prepare for your arrival this Fall.

Qualified F-1 Students Can Now Request A Premium Processing Upgrade

USCIS announced it will begin accepting premium processing applications for OPT applications. 

International Travel to and from the United States

Beginning January 5, there are new requirements for air passengers 2 years of age and older traveling to the United States from China, Hong Kong, or Macau, and those travel