Undergraduate Student Services

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Undergraduate Student Services

Advising for UMD iSchool undergraduate students will be done virtually through the Spring 2020 Semester.

Welcome to the University of Maryland College of Information Studies student resources section for Bachelor of Science in Information Science (InfoSci) students. We offer a wide variety of resources and services for students. If you cannot find the information you are looking for in this section, please don't hesitate to send any questions to InfoSci@umd.edu (College Park) or usgInfoSci@umd.edu (Shady Grove).

► Advising at College Park

Drop-in Advising will be held remotely via WebEx for the Spring 2020 semester. 

  • Remote Drop-in Hours: 
    • Monday, 1:00PM - 3:00PM​
    • Tuesday, 1:00PM - 3:00PM
    • Wednesday, 9:30AM - 11:30AM
    • Thursday, 9:30AM - 11:30AM
  • To "Drop-in" during these hours, go to: app.waitwhile.com/checkin/infosciadvising to connect to Waitwhile.
  • Once you have added yourself to the Waitwhile que you will be contacted by an advisor with your WebEx invitation link. 
  • You will have an option to either audio call or download Webex for a video conference. 
  • The advisor will give you 10 minutes to join the WebEx before they move on to the next student. 
  • If you are having trouble joining the WebEx let the advisor know. 

Information for Summer/Fall 2020 registration advising can be found herehttps://ischool.umd.edu/course-registration


InfoSci Student Services Office at College Park:
University of Maryland | College of Information Studies
4130 Campus Drive | Hornbake Library, Ground Floor | College Park, MD 20742
(301) 405-2038 | InfoSci@umd.edu

Find information about transportation and parking here.

► Advising at Shady Grove

Mandatory Advising will be held remotely via WebEx for the Spring 2020 semester. 

  • To schedule an appointment, you may do so by going onto Shady Grove's Academic Advisor, Francisco Ruiz's calendar (https://go.umd.edu/iBj) and selecting from an available appointment block.

InfoSci Student Services Office at Shady Grove:
The Universities at Shady Grove | UMD College of Information Studies
9630 Gudelsky Drive | Building III, Office 5109 | Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 738-6243 | usgInfoSci@umd.edu