Department of Classics

Looking to study abroad? Spend a week in Italy this summer with the Classics Department’s study abroad program, “Are We Rome?”. Click here to read more about it! READ MORE
Student Highlight Check out Lauren's photos from her experience studying in Rome at the Intercollegiate Center for Classica! READ MORE
Call for Proposals for "Teaching Rome at Home" Conference! The Department of Classics invites papers and workshop proposals on the ways in which Latin and ancient Roman civilization are now being taught to and connected with a contemporary American audience. Click here to learn all about it! READ MORE


The members of the Classics Department pride ourselves on bringing the ancient world to life. Whether you choose to major in Classics or just take a course or two with us, we invite you to be a part of our lively learning community.

  • One of our students, Lauren Baker, spent the fall '18 semester in Rome at the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies, which is affiliated with Duke University.


Marissa Hicks, a second year M.A.

The Classics Department congratulates Associate Professor Jorge J.

The Department of Classics at the University of Maryland, College Park, invites papers and workshop proposals for a conference on May 2-4, 2019 entitled “Teaching Rome at Home”!


0106 Francis Scott Key Hall
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 3:00 PM
Thursday, May 02, 2019 - 3:00 PM