2024 Application fee may be WAIVED for first 20 qualified International or US military veteran applicants who apply for:
Spring 2024 admission:
- By December 1, 2023 (International applicants can only apply for online format for Spring term)
Fall 2024 admission:
- By February 1, 2024
How to request waiver:
- Start your application
- Complete and upload all required information & documents. Send both requests for letters of recommendations
- At least one letter of recommendation must be received prior to requesting a waiver.
- Save application but do not submit
- Email geog-gis [at] umd.edu to request an application waiver. Please provide:
- First and Last Name
- Targeted Term of enrollment
- Application ID
- International or military veteran
- If granted (please allow up to one week for review), a waiver code will be emailed to the applicant to use on the application payment page.
- This code will be valid for 14 days after issuance.