Summary: The Department of Geography offers masters and doctoral degrees in geography. Click here for
details and requirements of the programs.
Check out the Department's Graduate brochure and newsletter (PDF).
The Department of Geography currently has many research projects underway, some of
which may be of particular interest to you.
Meet the regular faculty and the research faculty. Learn of their research interests by clicking on
their names, and contact them with questions by sending them an email.
All applications are made online through the University of Maryland's Graduate School through
Enrollment Services Operations. The application forms, statement of goals and experience, letters
of recommendations are made through this system. GRE and TOEFL scores and transcripts are
sent directly to them.
The Graduate School has initiated a "Priority Processing Date" of December 1 for applications for
the following fall. By this date all graduate applications should be submitted either online or in
paper form. You will still have the Geography Department's official deadline of January 15 to
complete your submission of other required documents. If you need to send hard-copy of your
documents, send all of them together as a single package.
Click here to apply now.
You may address specific questions and inquires to the department by email. We look forward to
hearing from you!