University of Maryland has 27 Division 1 NCAA Teams - Ranked #1 For Athletic Facilities, according to Princeton Review. 10 National Championships since 2005.
Washington D.C., our Nation's Capital is 10 miles from campus, Annapolis, Maryland's Capital i 27 miles from campus, and Baltimore is 30 miles from campus, all accessible by public transportation that students frequently use.
Maryland is one of the "greenest" Universities in the Nation. In 2010 Maryland Opened two Leed Gold Certified building. Installed solar hot water panels on a dining hall and created three rooftop gardens. We have PERFECT " Green Rating" from the Princeton Review.
We are ranked 5TH, best value among public colleges according to Kiplinger's Personal Finance. 18th among all U.S. Public reserch universities, according to U.S. News and World Report, and 8TH among universities where companies like to recruit, according to the Wall Street Journal.