The University of Maryland is home of the Terpsï¿½inspiring, involved and intrepid Terps from across the state and around the globe. We're one of the nation's top-ranked public research institutions, with a whopping 90 undergraduate majors. And we have an unbeatable location just outside Washington, D.C. In the classroom, you will learn from Nobel and Pulitzer prizewinners and other renowned faculty members. Outside of it, you'll get prime opportunities for research and internships.