Maryland College Road Trip: University of Maryland

Learn what it's like to attend this school in College Park, Md.


A student pats the nose of Testudo, the official mascot of the University of Maryland.


The Division I Terps are members of the competitive Atlantic Coast Conference, and football, basketball, and lacrosse games—and their associated tailgate parties—often attract big crowds. With all you can do or see, "you never get stuck in a rut," says junior Yasmeen Abutaleb, from Potomac, Md.

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