Visit University of Maryland-College Park Instantly with a "Real" Tour

Choosing whether or not an in-person visit to University of Maryland-College Park makes sense can be a risky decision…what if you step on campus and immediately detest the “vibe”? All that time, money and effort getting to campus was wasted. At first it may seem difficult to gain a meaningful understanding of University of Maryland-College Park without visiting the school in person. University of Maryland-College Park is located in College Park, MD , and if that’s nowhere near where you live, what options do you have? That’s why we created CampusReel – to allow you, and anyone reading this, to deeply and authentically experience the University of Maryland-College Park vibe, campus and community without visiting University of Maryland-College Park in person – a virtual tour of the University of Maryland-College Park campus! If definitely want to visit University of Maryland-College Park in person, you should, at the very least, watch the entire CampusReel for University of Maryland-College Park to ensure it seems like a good match and to get the most out of your in-person visit. After you’ve done your due diligence, you may find the below guidance helpful

When is the best time to visit University of Maryland-College Park?

Visiting University of Maryland-College Park depends on a number of factors, including the season, your schedule, and a lot of uncontrollable variables. We recommend you visit University of Maryland-College Park twice if you’re serious about enrolling – at least one visit should be when students are on campus and school is in session. Be sure to take note of the town of College Park as well. Remember that College Park is also catering to 26889 students, so think critically about whether the community would feel too big or too small for your personal liking.

Where do families stay when they visit University of Maryland-College Park?

The University of Maryland-College Park admissions office likely has a list of accommodations they recommend. In addition to that list, consult the CampusReel VR feature to explore hotels nearby in College Park. For your convenience, below is a list of hotels to consider and that you can also preview in CampusReel VR.

  • Red Roof Inn Washington, DC - College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • TownePlace Suites by Marriott College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Days Inn by Wyndham College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Courtyard by Marriott Greenbelt at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Budget Inn at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Home2 Suites by Hilton Silver Springs at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Cherry Hill Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Econo Lodge at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Hampton Inn College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Anthony's Bed and Breakfast 2 at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Super 8 by Wyndham College Park Wash DC Area at University of Maryland-College Park
  • College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC/Greenbelt at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Beautiful Home - UMD NASA Archives at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Cambria Hotel College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Econo Lodge at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Quality Inn at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Residence Inn by Marriott Greenbelt at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Howard Johnson by Wyndham College Park at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Holiday Inn Washington-College Pk (I-95) at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Best Western Plus College Park Hotel at University of Maryland-College Park
  • The Hotel at The University of Maryland at University of Maryland-College Park
  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites College Park-University Area at University of Maryland-College Park

What do families do in College Park when they visit University of Maryland-College Park?

It depends but there are a variety of activities and things to do in and around College Park. We recommend using the virtual immersion tab on CampusReel to take a tour at University of Maryland-College Park and see for yourself how the student make use of College Park.

What buildings should I look at when I visit University of Maryland-College Park?

For your convenience, below is a list of all buildings that you can visit from CampusReel. We encourage you to compare you experience of the buildings on CampusReel with your in-person visit if you decide to take one.