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Submitting Documents

Use the information below to determine the best way to submit all of your required application documents.


  • The University of Maryland is a proud member of the Coalition for College.
  • All applications for undergraduate admission must be completed online.
  • UMD does not use a paper application.
  • Official standardized test scores—including the SAT, ACT, TOEFL, and IELTS—should be sent directly by the test administrator to us at the address below.
  • Ensure that test scores are sent to the "University of Maryland, College Park."
  • UMD’s SAT code is 5814.
  • UMD’s ACT code is 1746.
  • Students are encouraged to list UMD as a recipient of their scores when they take the standardized tests so we will receive them as quickly as possible.
  • We cannot guarantee that scores received after the application deadline will be included in the applicant’s file for review.
  • Official copies of transcripts should be sent directly by your institution to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
    • High school transcripts can be submitted electronically through the Coalition for College, eSCRIP-SAFE, Naviance or USM ET.
    • College transcripts can be submitted electronically via eSCRIP-SAFE, National Clearinghouse, Naviance, Parchment, SCOIR or USM ET.
    • You will be able to request these items at any point in the application process, even after your application has been submitted.
  • Transcripts can be mailed to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions using the address listed.
    • Transcripts cannot be emailed, scanned or faxed to our office.
  • For international applicants, transcripts must be sent in the native language along with a certified English translation. More information regarding this process is available on the International Application Checklist page.
  • Recommendations must be submitted to us directly from the recommender.
  • Recommendations can be submitted through the MyCoalition platform. Once you designate who will be completing your recommendations through the application platform, your recommender(s) will receive an email with instructions on how to submit your recommendation electronically through MyCoalition. You will be able to request these items at any point in the application process, even after your application has been submitted.
  • Recommendations can also be submitted electronically by your recommender through Naviance or mailed to us directly at the address listed.

Application materials can be mailed to:

University of Maryland
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Mitchell Building
7999 Regents Dr.
College Park, MD 20742-5235, USA


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