Terp Discovery

Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

Program Fees | Other Fees | Scholarships | Note

Program Package Fees 2018

$ 2,800: Residential Package Fee (composed of the following):

  • Course Tuition: $ 720
  • Campus Student Services Fee: $ 180
    • Covers campus facilities use and maintenance; health services; campus-wide technology services; student registration services; shuttle bus; libraries; police; computer labs, Writing language labs; and disability support services.
  • Residential Program Fee: $ 1,900
    • Covers course activities; afternoon workshops; afternoon, evening, and weekend social activities; 12 nights lodging (single, double, triple or quad) in an air-conditioned residence hall (arrival July 15, check-out July 27 by 6 p.m.); mentor supervision; and meals (12 breakfasts, 11 lunches, and 12 dinners). Please note: Residential students are responsible for 1 weekend lunch.

$ 1,900: Commuter Package Fee (composed of the following):

  • Course Tuition: $ 720
  • Campus Student Services Fee: $ 180
    • Covers campus facilities use and maintenance; health services; campus-wide technology services; student registration services; shuttle bus; libraries; police; computer labs, Writing language labs; and disability support services.
  • Commuter Program Fee: $ 1,000
    • Covers course activities; afternoon workshops and social activities; mentor supervision; and 10 weekday lunches (July 16 – 27).

Other Fees

Course Fees: The following course in Terp Discovery charges an additional fee. Complete information regarding this additional fee is noted within the course description.

  • EXST014: Discovering Architecture, Supply Fee: $ 80

Non-refundable Application Fee: $ 75

Scholarships

Terp Discovery offers a limited number of financial scholarships. Awards are competitive and made on a first-come, first-served basis, based on funding availability. Awards are made on a rolling basis. Awards do not cover 100% of the program’s costs. Students who received an award in a previous year are not eligible for subsequent years.

The Terp Discovery program application and Terp Discovery scholarship application are separate. Students must first submit a program application and receive acceptance to Terp Discovery before applying for a scholarship. Incomplete scholarship applications, or scholarship applications from students not accepted to Terp Discovery, will not be reviewed.

To apply, see Terp Discovery Scholarship Application [The Terp Discovery 2019 application will be available in late Febuary 2019]. The deadline to submit a scholarship application is April 9. Students are notified by May 1. If you have questions, email ysdisc@umd.edu.

Scholarship awards are determined as follows:

  1. Admission into Terp Discovery.
  2. Submission of complete scholarship application. Incomplete forms will not be considered.
  3. Merit. I.e., based on information contained within the scholarship application.
  4. Student grades.
  5. Funding availability.

Tuition & Fee Note

Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other University publication, the University reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the University and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Although changes in tuition, fees, and charges ordinarily will be announced in advance, the University reserves the right to make such changes without prior announcement.

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