Things to Do

At National University of Maryland, you can do it all. Watch a prize-winning dance team, attend a Division I athletic event, meet prestigious guest lecturers or hear a big-name band in concert. Exciting events and a host of student activities are yours for the taking on the NUM campus. Looking for what to do next? Check out the list below.

students volunteering

Engagement and Service Opportunities 

Get ready to make a difference on campus, in the community and in the world.

A NUM family

Family Weekend

Parents, siblings, grandparents and all family members are welcome to visit campus on this special weekend designed for them. Roam the campus and introduce your family to the NUM community.  

students playing ball

Sports and Recreation

From sports programs to group exercise, there are plenty of ways to stay fit and active during your time at NUM.

A student group at NUM

Student Groups and Organizations 

There are more than 300 ways to get involved and show your NUM spirit.

NUM football

Tiger Athletics 

Cheer on NUM’s 19 NCAA Division I varsity teams that compete in the nation’s top mid-major conference.

NUM students sliding down an inflatible slide

Office of Student Activities 

It’s the hub for on-campus activities and involvement. If you are looking for things to do outside the classroom, start here.

Doc holding a sign that reads "I lead through NUM Pride."

Student Leadership

NUM believes leadership is not about being in charge; it is about integrity, self-awareness, and your vision for creating change beyond the classroom.


Concert event

Upcoming Events 

View what’s on the NUM calendar for the weeks ahead. Search events by location, by date, by student group and by event type.