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Academic Rigor
4.3482
Dorm Life
3.7098
Food and Dining
3.4794
Bang for the buck
4.2153
Clubs and Activities
4.8056
Greek Life
3.5000
Campus Safety
4.1083
Most Helpful Review for University of Maryland-College Park
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Anonymous from PA
  • 46 out of 47 people found this review helpful

At the University of Maryland, you learn so much more than just facts and truths from textbooks and lectures. While the classes are extremely informational, and the professors and T.A.s are all very knowledgeable on their subjects, the real learning goes on outside of the classroom. Their are countless non-credit lectures, shows to attend, research teams to be a part of, professors to work with one-on-one, and relationships to be made which will help you mature into a worldly human being. I have grown up so much in the one year I have attended this school, and...

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  • Adewale from Fulton, MD
  • Aug-23-2016 I am a current student here

    This school is a big school that will get small fast. It is a great school for anyone looking to get the full college experience. I also love the diversity of this school.

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  • jonathan from havre de grace, md
  • Aug-10-2016 I am a current student here

    it is a fantastic school with anything and everything to offer both career-wise and in extracurriculars. i especially love the abundance of opportunities and resources for entrepreneurs on campus. the extensive alumni network is a huge plus as well.

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  • nina from rockville, md
  • Jul-06-2016 I am a current student here

    this is a great school with a huge list of majors to choose from. there is a lot of diversity within the school and lots of clubs to be a part of. overall, this school is filled with great people to surround yourself with.

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  • blessing from suitland, md
  • May-23-2016 I am a current student here

    college park is very diverse in basically every aspect: its food, people, classes, fun activities, and clubs and organizations.

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  • kelly from ellicott city, md
  • May-19-2016 I am a current student here

    umd is excellent in maintaining diversity and offering clubs that really allow cultures to mingle. it has a great campus that allows students to see a beautiful sunset on any given day. the research opportunities are endless!

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  • Oleksiy from Gaithersburg, MD
  • Jan-09-2016 I am a current student here

    Located only a few miles outside of Washington D.C., and home to one of the best academic programs in the world, UMD has something for everyone. Many people don't think of Maryland as a prestigious university, however nothing could be further from the truth. You will love every minute you spend on campus and will make your friends feel bad for looking down on such a great school.

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  • Megan from Baltimore, MD
  • Jan-07-2016 I am a current student here

    To get the grades you want, you're going to have to study. There are plenty of resources available to help with an endless amount of problems you have if you look for them. Some teachers are nice and fair, some are not.

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  • Deja from Haymarket, VA
  • Dec-31-2015 I am a current student here

    I love my school! The Terp Pride is strong and there is always a great turnout for sports events! I encourage every potential student to at least tour the school and decide for yourself!

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  • Anonymous
  • Dec-20-2015 I am a current student here

    A very diverse school where almost anyone can fit in. Many opportunities on campus for students.

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