Explore Academics

Beautiful campus, fun activities, friends for life: You find all of this at SU, but first and foremost, you find an exemplary learning community … SU delivers on this promise. With award-winning residential and academic facilities, support services to help you achieve, and quality programs taught by leaders in their discipline who care about your evolution as a scholar and an individual, you find an array of experiences that allow you to explore what matters to you most while showing you how to make your passion your life’s work.

An Academic Powerhouse

Over the last 15 years, SU has grown in size, become a top producer of Fulbright faculty and been designated by the National Science Foundation as a center for undergraduate research. Started over 35 years ago, SU’s Honors Program has evolved into an Honors College, offering expanded learning opportunities in all disciplines. Opened in 2016, the Guerrieri Academic Commons library facility is the largest academic building in SU’s history and changes the face of learning on campus. SU attracts some of the best students in the region. SU boasts the highest four-year and six-year graduation rates and fastest time-to-degree completion of any of the comprehensive universities in the University of Maryland System.

60 Programs to Choose From
435 Tenure Track Faculty to Learn From