Alumni interested in staying connected with the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP) should consider joining the UMCP Alumni Association.  The mission of the UMCP Alumni Association is to support and promote the university in its pursuit of excellence. Additionally, the Alumni Association strives to be former students' lifelong Terrapin connection.


Alumni can find volunteering opportunities through the UMCP Volunteer Connections.  Volunteer Connections is a searchable list of volunteer opportunities that exist for our Maryland alumni, family and friends. The Volunteer Connections tool contains a wide range of opportunities that are virtual, regional and on campus, allowing you to be involved wherever you live.  Alumni can access the Volunteer Connections tool at:

Give to the Criminology and Criminal Justice (CCJS) Department:

You can make the difference. Large or small, your gifts to Maryland have a ripple effect, combining with others to expand our possibilities for greatness. Sustained annual giving from alumni, parents and friends demonstrates a powerful commitment to make things happen now (  

Donate directly to the CCJS Department by visiting: and selecting the CCJS Department at the bottom.