MSE Open Houses for Prospective Fall 2019 Students

When and Where

All MSE Open Houses are held on the University of Maryland College Park campus, room 1110 J.H. Kim Engineering Building (KEB), unless otherwise noted:

  • Please check back for Fall 2018 dates.

To register for a 2018 MSE Open House, please follow this link. 

To view/download a copy of the schedule, please click here (PDF).

Open House Schedule:

  • 9:00 - 9:30 AM, The MSE Program at Maryland
  • 9:30 - 10:30, Tour of the Kim Engineering Building
  • 10:30 - 11:30, Materials for the Future: Hands-On Demo of Advanced Materials
  • 11:30 - 12:00, Q&A with students & faculty members

Open house attendees can apply for a $2000 Top Terp Scholarship, but you must attend the open house date(s) above to be eligible. Learn more...

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