University of Maryland-College Park Top Questions

What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?


It is a perfect size to get to knoe different people everyday, but you can keep a good relationship with everyone. Its fun.


that there are a lot of opportunities travel and study abroad .


Its big and beautiful.


We have a wide variety of majors to choose from. The same can be said about our extra-curricular activities. No matter what you love to do, there is a club or organization for you. And if there isn't, it is very easy to start a club and get funding and support from the school (I started a club myself). We also have a lot of diversity among our students.


The thing I bragged about most is the social life here. Also there is a strong sense of community.


Sports teams, academic programs, availability of resources and facilities




It's a great research university with many well-respected programs and lots of programs available to develop yourself academically and professionally in preparing for graduate school or the job market.


School spirit (free sport games), large nightlife, large, up-to-date facilities (class-related and recreational), large number of academic oppertunities and resources


Our athletics and closeness/opportunity in DC


How beautiful the campus is and how most of the students seem so involved, whether it be in sports, Greek life, or clubs/organizations. Plus we have great sports teams in addition to an emphasis on academic success.


The business school is one of the best in the nation. On the east coast it holds weight on your resume to say that attended Robert H. Smith School of Business.


Very nice people and diverse environment, although not in a safe area itself there is plenty opportunities for careers in the Washington DC area. Maryland lets you be you own person and let's you explore your options for life.