Located in College Park, Maryland, the University of Maryland boasts extensive research and entrepreneurial options for its students. As the nation's first "Do Good" campus, students participating in this program will take their accelerated learning and have UM's ideals as a foundation to make an extraordinary impact. With access to Hyattsville and Riverdale Park, students are connected to the community for shopping, dining, and activities. You can also take in the Discovery District, the connecting hub between campus and the downtown area. Campus is also a metro ride away from Washington, D.C. so students will have access to the diverse and bustling infrastructure offered by our nation's capital while also settling in to the small-town college atmosphere and the established local network it provides.
With access to some of the best medical schools in the country including Johns Hopkins, government facilities including NASA's Full Scale Wind Tunnel Propeller, Lockheed Martin, and the Department of Treasury, students will feel the true acceleration of their program and create a long-lasting and wide-reaching professional network.
Our new Career Accelerator programs combine education and career exploration to give students an unparalleled experience to take a deeper dive into their field of choice. As a participant in this program, you will gain marketable, in-demand skills in some of the world's fast-growing industries through action-based activities and real-world experiences alongside industry leaders and professionals. With paths to choose from in Engineering, Technology & Coding, Medicine, and Business & Entrepreneurship, you'll have maximum time to focus on your future and your success.Learn More
To see which site visits are offered for each course and campus, visit the Career Accelerator page here and navigate to the course you're interested in!
Living: Check back soon for details!
Dining: Unique to Summer Discovery is our all-inclusive meal plan. Enjoy three meals on week days, 2 meals on weekends, while on campus. Choose from daily options at the salad bar, pizza station, dessert bar, and more. Are you a vegetarian? Do you have food allergies? Special diets are not a problem.
Tuition includes: Term fees, academic program, 3 meals daily while on campus (2 on weekends), recreational sports, activities and trips.
Not included: Application fee, $95 student ID/technology fee, airfare, airport transfers (available for $85 each way to/from local airport), class materials, course supplements, linens, meals eaten off campus, medical expenses, laundry, souvenirs, and personal spending money.
Commuter tuition includes: Seven (7) consecutive days of academic programming, term fees, comprehensive welcome orientation and ice-breakers, lunch, and academic field trips and site visits. Note: Commuter students are not permitted to attend other evening or off-campus activities and excursions.