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Booking a Campus Tour

For whom do we provide tours?

The University of Maryland Welcome Desk provides tours for non-prospective undergraduate groups. This includes:

  • Elementary and Middle School Groups
  • Prospective Graduate or PhD Student Groups
  • Business Groups
  • Community Groups
  • Alumni

If you are looking to book a tour for high school aged students, transfer students, or college-aged students, please visit the Office of Undergraduate Admissions website to book a My Maryland Session, Terrapin Tour, or a Group Visit.

If you still do not see your type of tour group listed, please email welcomedesk@umd.edu for assistance.

Self-Guided tours are also available and more information may be found about them here.

Booking a Tour

If you would like to book a tour for Elementary and Middle school student groups provided by the Welcome Desk, please read the following information and fill out a tour request form.

Booking a tour between September to December
Conferences & Visitor Services Tours have been cancelled for the Fall Semester.

Booking a tour between February to May

Booking a tour between June to August


Tours for alumni and business groups are provided by the Welcome Desk student staff. Please note that this classification does not include groups in high school or college. For $25 per tour guide, our staff will provide your group a 60-minute tour highlighting key campus locations and includes stops at iconic campus landmarks. To book a tour, please contact the student tour manager by emailing welcomedesk@umd.edu.


Regarding Tour Routes

We provide tours on three standard tour routes, but tours can be customized to suit your groups’ needs. Please note that not all requests may be possible due to time constraints. For more information regarding the tour routes, please visit the tour routes page.

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