Returning Students


Thinking of returning?

We hope your time away was beneficial, growing, and well spent. First things are the necessary steps to return to CAHSS:

Complete this form if you are interested in returning to the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences at UMD to complete your degree:

To return to active status and be able to register for classes you must submit this form: Readmission/Return From Leave of Absence Request.

  • Once processed, you will receive an email message from the Office of the Registrar regarding your next steps. (i.e. updating your address, name, etc.)
  • Requests must be submitted at least two weeks prior to the start of term to allow staff time to review your record, process forms, and advise you. As the term nears, the course selection becomes more difficult.

Schedule an academic advising meeting with an advisor: schedule meeting

Additional resources:

  • CAHSS undergraduate majors (click on the Academics menu item above for all options)
  • UMD Catalog search
  • See UMD One Stop for various forms and information (reciprocity, tuition, transferology, etc.)
  • CANVAS - Canvas is a web-based learning management system. It is used by many UMD faculty to manage online course learning materials.
  • Search UMD pages for parking, housing, books, tutoring, etc.

If you have additional questions, do not hesitate to contact us!