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Dean’s Office

University of Maryland | College of Information Studies
4161 Fieldhouse Drive | Patuxent Building, Room 1117 | College Park, MD 20742-4911
(301) 405-2039 

► College Administrative Teams

► Media Inquiries

  • Please contact Mia Hinckle, Assistant Director of Communications,, (301) 405-1260

Academic Program Contacts

► General Inquiries and Requests for More Info

► Student Services for Current Students

Student advising will be held virtually through the May 20, 2020.

Undergraduate Student Services @ College Park

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University of Maryland | College of Information Studies
4130 Campus Drive | Hornbake Library, Ground Floor | College Park, MD 20742-4345
(301) 405-2038 |

Undergraduate Student Services @ Shady Grove

Schedule an appointment:

The Universities at Shady Grove | UMD College of Information Studies
9636 Gudelsky Drive | Building III, Office 5109 | Rockville, MD 20850
(301) 738-6243 |

Graduate Student Services 

​University of Maryland | College of Information Studies
4161 Fieldhouse Drive | Patuxent Building, Room 2106 | College Park, MD 20742-4911
(301) 405-4915

► Program Leadership

Bachelor of Science in Information Science/InfoSci (BSIS)
Vedat Diker, Director
Tetyana Bezbabna, Assistant Director (Shady Grove)
Ron Padron, Assistant Director (College Park)

Master of Science in Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM)
Bill Kules, Director
Carol Boston, Program Manager

Master of Information Management (MIM)
David Loshin, Director
Michelle Simon, Program Manager

Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
Ursula Gorham, Co-Director
Paul Jaeger, Co-Director
Morgan Adle, Program Manager

Doctor of Philosophy in Information Studies (PhD)
Katie Shilton, Director
Emily Dacquisto, Educational Programming Coordinator

Transportation & Directions

Offices and classrooms located in “Hornbake South” are located in the south wing of the Hornbake Library Building. The south wing can be accessed through the door labeled “South” to the right of the main Hornbake Library entrance (with the columns) on the courtyard. The south wing can also be accessed through the ground floor of the Library.

The closest public parking for both the Hornbake and Patuxent Buildings is located on the top floor of the Regents Parking Garage. This is paid parking. Please visit the UMD Department of Transportation website for information about driving directions, public transportation, parking, and maps.

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