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2018 University Medal Application

Medal Requirements: A 3.96 GPA or above and at least 60 credits at the University of Maryland. Qualified students will be invited to apply for the University Medal. Students must be graduating in May 2018 or have already graduated in August 2017 or December 2017.

Please send the information below in one email with attachments to:

Important: The subject of your email should be University Medal and your Last Name.

  1. Résumé
  2. Personal statement describing individual achievements and aspirations (no more than two pages)
  3. An electronic/digital copy of your unofficial transcript. You may access a copy of your transcript from Testudo.
  4. Additionally, you will also need to send 2-3 letters of recommendation (at least one should be from a faculty member). These should be sent individually from each reference to

Send your complete materials to no later than 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 26, 2018.
For more information or questions contact Jackie Kautzer at

** Reminder: Type University Medal and your Last Name in the email subject field of email and submit all materials in one email with attachments, except for recommendation letters. **

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