Metro

J-Day is accessible via the D.C. area metro system and via the MARC line from Baltimore.

51678d1525bb3.imageVia Metrorail:
• Take the Red Line train (toward Glenmont); transfer at the Fort Totten station to the Green Line train (toward Greenbelt); get off at the College Park/U of MD station.
• Or take the Green Line train (toward Greenbelt); get off at the College Park/U of MD station.
• Visitors to the University of Maryland attending a university event can travel from the Metro station to the campus free of charge using the Shuttle-UM buses. The university’s Shuttle-UM buses pick up university-bound passengers on the EAST side of the station.
• Once you’ve reached the U of M metro stop, exit the station and walk up the stairs on the left. On the left of the bus pick-up zone, look for the UM Shuttle that says 104 College Park Metro. Ride the shuttle onto campus and get off at the Campus Drive – Regents Drive stop (the stop just before the “M” circle and just after going through the main gate into campus).
• The event starts at Memorial Chapel. Your Shuttle should drop you just below the famous “M” garden. After exiting the bus, cross Campus Drive to the South (basically, just cross the road you are dropped on). Proceed south on Regents Drive. You will pass the Mitchell Building, the Administration building and the Lee Building on your left. Memorial Chapel will be on your right. Enter the Chapel and look for the check-in table.
• To return to the Metro station after the event, you can catch the Shuttle at the stop in from of Stamp Student Union (where students had lunch). Take a Shuttle-UM bus marked College Park Metro Station. It will return you to the station.

Via MARC from Inner Harbor:
• Take the Camden Line train (toward Washington, D.C.); get off at the College Park station.
• Visitors to the University of Maryland attending a university event can travel from the Metro station to the campus free of charge using the Shuttle-UM buses. The university’s Shuttle-UM buses pick up university-bound passengers on the EAST side of the station.
• Once you’ve reached the U of M metro stop, exit the station and walk up the stairs on the left. On the left of the bus pick-up zone, look for the UM Shuttle that says 104 College Park Metro. Ride the shuttle onto campus and get off at the Campus Drive – Regents Drive stop (the stop just before the “M” circle and just after going through the main gate into campus).
• The event starts at Memorial Chapel. Your Shuttle should drop you just below the famous “M” garden. After exiting the bus, cross Campus Drive to the South (basically, just cross the road you are dropped on). Proceed south on Regents Drive. You will pass the Mitchell Building, the Administration building and the Lee Building on your left. Memorial Chapel will be on your right. Enter the Chapel and look for the check-in table.
• To return to the Metro station after the event, you can catch the Shuttle at the stop in from of Stamp Student Union (where students had lunch). Take a Shuttle-UM bus marked College Park Metro Station. It will return you to the station.

5420cd85db055.imageVia MARC from Baltimore (Penn Station/West Baltimore/BWI Airport):
• Take the Penn Line train (toward Washington, D.C.); get off at Union Station.
• Transfer to the Metrorail system.
• Take the Red Line train (toward Glenmont); transfer at the Fort Totten station to the Green Line train (toward Greenbelt); get off at the College Park/U of MD station.
• Visitors to the University of Maryland attending a university event can travel from the Metro station to the campus free of charge using the Shuttle-UM buses. The university’s Shuttle-UM buses pick up university-bound passengers on the EAST side of the station.
• Once you’ve reached the U of M metro stop, exit the station and walk up the stairs on the left. On the left of the bus pick-up zone, look for the UM Shuttle that says 104 College Park Metro. Ride the shuttle onto campus and get off at the Campus Drive – Regents Drive stop (the stop just before the “M” circle and just after going through the main gate into campus).
• The event starts at Memorial Chapel. Your Shuttle should drop you just below the famous “M” garden. After exiting the bus, cross Campus Drive to the South (basically, just cross the road you are dropped on). Proceed south on Regents Drive. You will pass the Mitchell Building, the Administration building and the Lee Building on your left. Memorial Chapel will be on your right. Enter the Chapel and look for the check-in table.
• To return to the Metro station after the event, you can catch the Shuttle at the stop in from of Stamp Student Union (where students had lunch). Take a Shuttle-UM bus marked College Park Metro Station. It will return you to the station.

For a D.C. Metro Rail map, click here.
For an interactive map of the University of Maryland campus, click here.

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