University of Maryland Surprises Applicants With Acceptance Letters at Their Door

High school students who applied to the University of Maryland got the surprise of their lives over the weekend.

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Representatives from the university alongside the Testudo mascot and student workers surprised them at their doors to tell them they were accepted into the University of Maryland.

The Washington Post followed the university’s representatives around as they informed students of this good news across the state.

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Some, such as Caitlin Conn (above), cried while others cheered or were speechless at the news. It was a moment these future Terps will never forget and was captured on video.