Dear New Student:

Welcome to the A. James Clark School of Engineering at the University of Maryland. We are excited to have you begin your degree program and hope this will be a great benefit to you. Please know that our staff is here to help you be a success in the Clark School, so if you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to contact us.

Advising - Your official advisor is the individual listed on the advisors web page for your area of specialization. Please contact your advisor directly for guidance on coursework for the upcoming term. If you are ever in doubt concerning a course you plan to take, always seek your advisor’s approval before registering for the course.

Tuition and Fees - Varies by the delivery method in which you take courses. Student fees are assessed separately and may also vary depending upon where you are taking your classes. Tuition and fees for the Master of Engineering and Graduate Certificate in Engineering degree programs do not differentiate between in-state and out of state. Please go to our tuition web page for the latest information.

We look forward to seeing you.


Dr. George Syrmos
Executive Director


Monday, August 21, 2017
5:45 - 8:00 p.m.

Riggs Alumni Center
7801 Alumni Drive
​College Park, MD 20742
Directions can be found here.

Parking: Please park in Lot Z. Parking is free after 4:00 p.m. Click here to view campus parking map.
Please do not park in any other lot, as you may be charged a fee. 


If you are an online student, please RSVP for the Online Orientation here.