Newly admitted Merrill freshmen attend a 2-day orientation program at UMD. The Merrill College hosts 12 orientation programs during the summer for newly admitted freshmen.  During orientation, students meet with academic advisors, connect with other new students, and register for classes. In addition, the program introduces students to Terp traditions, and acquaints them with campus resources.

Freshmen orientation for journalism majors in the Philip Merrill College of Journalism, summer 2016.