Ticketing Information

Tearing Tickets

Our ticket office is located in our lobby.


Ticket Office Hours

The ticket office moves to limited winter hours beginning Mon, Dec 11:

- Mon, Dec 11 through Sat, Dec 16: Noon - 5 PM
- Sun, Dec 17: Noon - 5:30 PM
- Mon, Dec 18 through Sun, Jan 7: CLOSED
- Mon, Jan 8 through Tue, Jan 23: Mon through Fri, Noon-5 PM
- Wed, Jan 24: Resume Full Hours

Regular season hours:

Tuesday, September 5 - Sunday, December 11
Noon to 8PM
Sunday:Noon to 6PM
Extended hours as necessary for events

Ticket Office Closures

Due to home football games and the academic schedule, the ticket office will be closed on the following days:

Home football games - closed

  • Saturday, September 9
  • Saturday, September 23
  • Saturday, October 14
  • Saturday, October 28
  • Saturday, November 11

University holidays and special dates- closed

  • Friday, September 8 
  • Sunday, September 17 
  • Wednesday, November 22 -Sunday, November 26 
  • Monday, December 12 - Sunday, December 18 - reduced hours during for finals 
  • Tuesday, December 19 - Sunday, January 8 

Ticket prices*

We strive to offer extraordinary performances at the lowest possible prices for everyone.

  • Regular: $25 - $40
  • NextLEVEL Subscribers: Learn more.
  • Groups of 10+ Non-Students: $20 - $35, contact Lindsey Barr for details: 301.405.7236, lrbarr@umd.edu.
  • Students/Youth under 18: $10
  • UMD Students: You can receive free tickets on the Monday prior to an event. Limited quantities. Learn more.


  • Booking fee: $2/ticket (Waived for in-person purchases and NextLEVEL subscribers)
  • Return/exchange fee: $5/ticket (Waived for NextLEVEL subscribers)

Returns and exchanges*

Subject to a fee, you may return or exchange your ticket any time before the event.

If you request a refund for an order paid with cash, check or a now-expired credit card, you must complete a Form W-9 so that the State of Maryland may issue you a refund check. Note that this process takes 6-8 weeks to complete.

* Some special events and rental events have different prices, fees, or return/exchange policies, which will be listed on the online event webpage.

Inclement weather

Buy with confidence, regardless of what the weather may bring.

Here's what to expect from us during inclement weather.

How to order tickets

  • Online: Order tickets until 30 minutes prior to the event.
  • In person: Visit our ticket office, located in The Clarice lobby.
  • By phone: Call 301.405.2787, option 0.
  • By facsimile: Fax your completed order form to 301.405.5977.
  • By mail: Download an order form and send your completed form to us:
    Guest Experience, Suite 3800
    Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland
    College Park, MD 20742-1625

Forms of payment

  • Cash: For in-person orders only. Do not send cash in the mail.
  • Credit card: Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
  • Check: Make payable to University of Maryland.
  • Terrapin Express: UMD students only.

Ticket delivery options

  • Pick up / will call: Retrieve your tickets from the ticket office. On performance nights, please see the window labeled “Will Call.”
  • Mail: Expect your tickets to arrive within 2 weeks of your order.

Note: Some performance nights, we have multiple “will call” windows. Please approach the one that corresponds to your last name.

Note: We do not deliver student tickets by mail or email. Please retrieve your student tickets from the ticket office.

Lost your tickets?

If you purchased the tickets from us, please contact our ticket office. We’ll reprint your lost tickets for you.

If you purchased the tickets from an authorized reseller (such as directly from a rental client), please contact the seller.