What makes you stand out?

Beyond the Classroom is an interdisciplinary living-learning program for upper-level undergraduate students interested in:

  • Internships related to local, national, and global issues.
  • Meaningful and impactful social change.
  • Leadership and advocacy for NPOs and NGOs.
  • Civic engagement and community service.
  • Researching solutions to real-world problems.

Find out more about BTC: Read our brochure.

Our Vision

To prepare talented, diverse undergraduate students from across the University of Maryland to be active and responsible citizens and leaders in a complex, multi-cultural, and global context.

Beyond the Classroom Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • 5 A Day C S ATalk (10/27, 7PM):
    Hear from Dr. Vicki Reese of the 5 A DAY CSA childhood food insecurity and healthy eating initiatives.
  • American PromiseFilm (11/3, 7PM):
    American Promise depicts the intersection of race, gender, and class in the lives of many black boys in the United States today.


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