Join us in-person on our state-of-the-art campus this fall to learn how you can earn a bachelor’s or graduate degree from a top Maryland university, right here in Montgomery County.

Undergraduate & Graduate Open House

Saturday, November 12, 2022 from 10am-1pm 

USG Campus - Building IV (Biomedical Sciences and Engineering Facility)
9631 Gudelsky Drive
Rockville, Maryland 20850

This event is beneficial for students who are currently in high school, community college, or at another four-year institution, or who are looking to return to school after a hiatus. It is also designed for those who are considering graduate degree programs, as well as family or community members looking to learn more about our campus.


All attendees will be able to:

  • Meet with program advisors from each of the career-focused degree programs offered at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) campus
  • Receive personalized next steps in the application and admission process for your program of choice
  • Tour campus and hear about student life directly from current students
  • Explore scholarship opportunities exclusive to students at USG
  • Learn about USG’s customized academic, career, and personal support services 
  • Apply on-site and/or receive fee waivers for select degree programs

For local community college students:

  • Apply to join Transfer Access Programs or similar transfer preparedness initiatives
  • Meet with MC advising staff to make a transfer plan

For high school families:

  • Attend a special session to learn about the cost-saving community college to USG “2+2 Pathway
  • Talk with Montgomery College (MC) recruitment staff
  • Connect with students who have completed the MCPS-MC-USG Pathway
  • Discover additional benefits for those in the MCPS ACES Program

Plan Your Day

Event Schedule

The USG Open House includes an information fair from 10:00am to 1:00pm where you can meet with representatives from ALL degree programs offered on the USG campus, regardless whether they are offering a seperate infomration session. There will also be a variety of information sessions, tours, and on-site application labs. Download a copy of the schedule below to plan your day in advance. Please note, the schedule is subject to small changes.


Parking and Directions

Parking is available free of charge in the Traville Gateway Garage, located at the corner of Darnestown Road and Traville Gateway Drive. Student Ambassadors will direct you from the garage to the Biomedical Sciences and Engineering (BSE) Building, about a two minute walk.

Disability parking and other accommodations are available as requested. Please email with inquiries.