Want to find out if a major in the College of Computer, Mathematical, and Natural Sciences (CMNS) is right for you? Plan a visit to Maryland!

 Come early!

  • Learn what to do in high school to excel in college as a science major.
  • Discuss AP/IB credits.
  • Get tips on strengthening your admissions application
  • Take a campus tour


Create a personalized visit!

  • Explore our majors.
  • Discuss how we can help you to prepare for a career in the health professions.
  • Meet with a faculty member or academic advisor who shares your interests (available for students interested in astronomy, atmospheric and oceanic science, geology, mathematics, immersive media design, and physics) 
  • Talk through what being interested in a limited enrollment program (biological sciences, chemistry, biochemistry, neuroscience, computer science, or immersive media design) means for you.
  • Email egarosi@umd.edu to set up a personal visit appointment. Virtual (Zoom) appointments are also available.


Get the ball rolling!

Prospective freshmen and transfer students are welcome to join us for virtual CMNS info sessions to learn about our majors and academic programs (featuring current students and led by Eden Garosi) as listed below - registration is required at least 36 hours in advance of each virtual session, and the Zoom link will be provided closer to each program date. All times are EST.

Wednesday, September 15 from 4-4:50 p.m.: https://forms.gle/o2xLpFRYSoExFcSM7 (registration now closed)

Tuesday, September 28 from 5-5:50 p.m.: https://forms.gle/S4asPYnnvE9vbenA6 (registration now closed)

Thursday, October 27 from 6-6:50 p.m.: https://forms.gle/3PY7o9MapVouUL7p6


For more information, please contact:

Ms. Eden M. Garosi, Class of 1996
Program Manager, Undergraduate Admissions Counseling and Recruitment


Upcoming Major-Specific Visit Opportunities/Sessions:

Computer Science (click link for session options)

Atmospheric & Oceanic Science Zoom session on Wed, Oct 20 from 7-7:45 p.m. EST (pre-registration required: https://forms.gle/MNkJMXuL1JMdNjuM9)

Geology Zoom session on Wed, Oct 20 from 7-7:45 p.m. EST (pre-registration required: https://forms.gle/UBtqPxy67xsjtCHx8)

Immersive Media Design Zoom session on Th, Oct 21 from 6-6:45 p.m. EST (pre-registration required: https://forms.gle/xtPxyCDaPiJf3JAy6)

Biological Sciences Zoom session on Th, Oct 21 from 6-6:45 p.m. EST (pre-registration required: https://forms.gle/4pRbBN6PQu2vhNnz6)

Neuroscience Zoom session on Th, Oct 21 from 7-7:45 p.m. EST (pre-registration required: https://umd.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ucemhqz8vHNYZA86LLZuX9sw5H71LW_8D)


Are you a prospective transfer student who wants to figure out how your credits will transfer in to UMD and which major is the best fit?

Please work with our pre-transfer advisors, who have many flexible ways for you to meet with them and discuss your academic future @UMD!


Want to see it all with your friends and family?

The University of Maryland hosts special visit days throughout the year so that you can learn about the whole campus - from academics and campus tours to resident life - in one day! Register now for the Fall Explore Maryland Virtual Open House: https://www.admissions.umd.edu/visit/fall-explore-maryland-day

You can register for admissions virtual or in-person student-led campus tours and undergraduate admisisons information sessions here: https://admissions.umd.edu/visit/calendar