State Building and Minorities: Jews in Italy Join the Nathan and Jeanette Miller Center for Historical Studies at a co-sponsored conference. READ MORE
Cemal Kafadar to Speak April 22 4 p.m. Embattled and Conquered?: Nighttime in the Early Modern Period with a focus on Istanbul Cemal Kafadar, Harvard University READ MORE
Conference April 24 Problematic Pasts - Revisionism in current Spanish Scholarship READ MORE


On our website you will find information about the undergraduate and graduate programs at the University of Maryland, College Park as well as news of our faculty’s scholarship and our various centers and projects. We are a large department and our distinguished faculty’s expertise encompasses many areas of the globe as well as several millennia of human history. If you have questions as you explore our courses, programs, centers, and faculty, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Main Department Office 2115 Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-4265

Undergraduate Advising Office 2131C Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-0072

Advising Hours:

Spring Semester

Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Graduate Studies Office 2131 Francis Scott Key Hall (301) 405-4268



Symons Hall / Taliaferro Hall
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Taliaferro Hall 2110
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
S. Dillon Ripley Center 1100 Jefferson Dr SW Metro: Smithsonian (Mall exit)
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM