On behalf of the faculty, staff, and students we want to welcome you to the University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation. We are happy that you will be joining us and hope that your experience is productive, rewarding, and enjoyable. We have assembled some information to aid you in your transition into our classroom and studio environment.

These documents address many of the frequently asked questions posed by students. If your question is not covered in the FAQs, please contact us directly; we are happy to help.

For advising, students in the Real Estate Development Program should contact the assistant program director: Tanya Bansal at or (301) 405-6313.

Advising questions for the Real Estate Development Minor should go to:

Contact Tanya Bansal
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