Terp Discovery

Opens Minds. Expands Skills. Broadens Horizons.

Terp Discovery, July 16-28, 2017

Terp Discovery welcomes academically talented middle school students to an extraordinary learning opportunity at the University of Maryland. For two weeks, students expand their skills, broaden their horizons, and experience an early immersion into campus life. In UMD’s world-class facilities, participants learn from our exceptional faculty and engage with experts in innovative fields.

Terp Discovery scholars attend classes, enjoy field trips and guest speakers, participate in coursework and projects, and engage with other students during program activities. The program is open to rising 7th and 8th grade students. Acceptance is competitively based on academic performance and recommendation.

Application: Opens February 21
Orientation (Check-In) Day: Sunday, July 16
Program Final Day: Friday, July 28

How Terp Discovery Works

Terp Discovery Scholars are exposed to intensive learning through high standards and expectations. In the classroom, innovative instructors encourage creative problem solving as Scholars attend class and work on projects.

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  • Terp Discovery - Courses

    Courses That Expand Horizons.

    Terp Discovery offers stimulating courses in a variety of fascinating fields.

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    Calendars & Deadlines

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