Subscribe to UMD Weekends

Your source for fun weekend activities!  Subscribe to UMD Weekends, simply send an email to (subject: umdweekends - First and Last Name)

You will receive a weekly email detailing the upcoming events on campus!  The address from which you send the email will be added to the subscription list.

Feature your student organization’s event in UMD Weekends!  Complete the online submission form at least one week prior to the event.  At this time, only events occuring on Thursday through Sunday will be featured in UMD Weekends.

Still looking for something to do on campus?           

Discover Campus – Check out all the awesome campus attractions and hot spots

Get Involved – Make the most of your student experience and get involved with campus organizations  

#TreatYoSelfUMD – Take a break!  You deserve it!

  • Have a Netflix Marathon!
  • Play board games
  • Have a scary movie marathon with friends
  • Plan a trip home and surprise your family
  • Listen to music and have a dance party
  • Complete small acts of kindness
  • Read a book that has nothing to do with your classes
  • Get a relaxing massage at the University Health Center
  • Connect your mind, body, and spirit with a free meditation session

Local Attractions

Travel to DC and visit the Smithsonian – There are tons of things to do in the local and surrounding communities.  Here are a few:  

UMD Bucket List – Things to do before you graduate!

  • Learn the UMD Fight Song
  • Show your school spirit and attend an event for every Athletic Team
  • Visit every Testudo statue on campus
  • Eat at every dining hall on campus
  • Get a picture with Jim Henson & Kermit the Frog
  • Take a picture at the “M” Circle
  • Watch the sunrise/sunset on McKeldin Mall
  • Get a picture with Testudo
  • Visit all the places on the UMD Ghost Tour