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Terp Young Scholars

Terp Young Scholars: July 9-28, 2017

Terp Young Scholars is your opportunity to discover the challenge, excitement, and independence of campus life at the University of Maryland. With other academically talented students, you’ll pursue an academic interest, learn about career opportunities, enjoy our outstanding facilities and amenities, and get a jump on college by earning three university credits.

For rising high school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors, UMD’s rigorous program delivers an experience that is at the forefront of theory, thought, and technology. Acceptance is competitive, and based upon academic performance and recommendation.

Benefit from this exceptional opportunity to grow both academically and personally.

Application: Opens February 21
Orientation (Check-in) Day: Sunday, July 9
Program Final Day: Friday, July 28

How Terp Scholars Works

For three remarkable weeks, Terp Scholars attend class, enjoy course activities, study, work on projects, and prepare for exams.  Scholars also participate in program seminars, workshops, and social activities. Whether you commute or live on campus, you fully experience university life at Maryland!

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  • Terp Young Scholars Courses

    Pursue An Academic Interest

    Choose one three-credit course from an array of dynamic options that are taught by the same outstanding faculty who challenge and teach UMD students.

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  • Terp Young Scholars Calendar & Deadlines

    Calendar & Deadlines

    Key deadlines for applying to the program, confirming admission, payment, orientation, and more.

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