Introduction/How to use this guide:
Welcome to the University of Maryland! This guide is designed to support you in your complex journey as an international graduate student, from your preparations before arrival in the United States, to practical resources for life in College Park, Maryland. We have included a brief summary of the services available to you and included the appropriate contact information where possible.
This guide is a result of recommendations made by the International Graduate Student Working Group, as well as various international student organizations on campus. We welcome your feedback and suggestions, so as to make this guide a living/growing resource over time. Any ideas can be sent to Anna De Cheke Qualls (firstname.lastname@example.org), at the Graduate School.