Student Support


The Learning Assistance Services (LAS) in 2202 Shoemaker offers a variety of services to enhance students' academic performance.

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Financial Support

Check the Bursar's Office for information about financial aid and need based scholarships.  Information on departmental scholarships can be found on this site, in the undergraduate section.

Undergraduate Listserv

Once you have chosen your area of study, and have an active email account, you can be added to the departmental undergraduate e-mail listserv for your area of study. Please contact to ensure that your name is added to the email list. Information on scholarships, undergraduate internships, advising, employment, extracurricular activities and more are posted through this email listserv. For more information on acquiring an email account, visit the Office of Information Technology


For students looking for an internship or job, you can start with AGNR college Career Help. Also, the UMD Career Center serves as a invaluable resource to students. Or schedule a career assistance appointment to talk to a career counselor in person. 

Mental Health

A wide variety of services are offered to students:

Counseling Center, Help Center (301-314-HELP), Mental Health Center