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UMD Seminar

Connect to the campus and make it your own. You belong here!

What is UMD Seminar?

UMD Seminar is a one- or two-credit course that helps students make a successful transition to UMD. The course creates connections among students, with faculty, and to the campus. A number of different versions of UMD Seminar are offered, but they all have the same goal: to introduce new UMD students to the many academic, social, and personal opportunities the campus offers. 

Who takes UMD Seminar?

UMD Seminar is open to all students, but is a requirement for students in the following UMD colleges:

  • College of Education and Human Service Professionals
  • College of Liberal Arts
  • Labovitz School of Business and Economics
  • School of Fine Arts

Transfer students entering UMD with 30 or more credits are not required to take the Seminar course.