Each year, we create an Orientation Guide: a special edition of The Diamondback to welcome incoming students to the University of Maryland, featuring information and resources relating to campus, fun facts and insider tips. Click here for the PDF version of the 2021 edition or scroll down to see some of the stories featured in the guide.

How to nurture your mental and physical health while at college

By Rachel S. Hunt and Sofia Garay

A guide to the college financial aid process

By Amanda Hernández

Community, success and grace: A guide to navigating a largely white institution

By Shreya Vuttaluru

Your personal guide to grocery shopping, meal ideas during college

By Clara Niel