Most of us have heard the frustrating phrase, “Need a job to get experience, need experience to get a job.”  The President’s Promise ensures that the University of Maryland is chock-full of opportunities outside the classroom to help you identify your passions and gain a competitive edge.

"Every University of Maryland undergraduate student shall have the opportunity to engage in at least one experience that will enrich and invigorate his or her academic pursuits outside the classroom."
Wallace D. Loh, President
University of Maryland
Pursuing these opportunities will:

  • Help clarify career interests
  • Build your network
  • Exercise your leadership skills
  • Give you a competitive edge
  • Broaden your horizons
  • Strengthen your skill sets

Check out The President's Promise opportunities below to learn more about how to get connected: