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Takoma Park/Silver Spring Office of Student Life

TP/SS Student Life event

Welcome to the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Office of Student Life, where we provide experience beyond the classroom. Here you will find information on our services, programs, governance, service-learning and volunteer opportunities, student leadership training, clubs, and the campus newspaper. The Office of Student Life is now posting virtual events for new and returning students. Learn more about their upcoming events.

Upcoming Events


March Events

  • 7 Habits For Highly Effective People (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    On Tuesday, March 28, 12:30–2 p.m. in Commons 220 will be our 7 habits for highly effective people event. The 7 habits of highly effective people have inspired them for over 40 years to achieve their full potential! Learn how to apply these simple 7 habits to your academic, professional, and personal goals.  The first 20 students to sign up and attend will receive a book at the event. Register today!new window

  • Ramadan Awareness (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    Join us on Thursday, March 30, 1–3 p.m. at Pavillion 3 (Room 217) to learn more about the purpose of Ramadan! This is an opportunity to connect with others and discover the spiritual and cultural significance of this holy month. Register today!new window  

  • Autism Awareness Workshopnew window
    Join the Student Activities Board on Friday, March 31 , 1–2 p.m. at ST 302 and learn about what Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is. Learn ways to advocate and spread awareness. Register today!new window  

April Events

  • SAB Soccer Tournament (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    Join SAB on Friday, April 7, 3–5 p.m. at Jessup Blair park (West side of the campus over the bridge) and play soccer with a team of 5! MC students ONLY- MC ID required! Wear proper attire. The event is limited to 40 players! Register now !new window

  • Cap Decorating Party (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    Grad Finale- Are you graduating this semester? Join the Office of Student Life for a day full of creativity and celebration to decorate your grad cap! Takoma Park/Silver Spring April 12, 1–3 p.m., ST 2nd Floor near the bookstore. Registration linknew window 

  • Cultural Night (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    The African Student Association presents cultural night on Friday, April 14, 6–8 p.m. at the Cultural Arts Center: Theater 1. Don't miss this opportunity! Purchase tickets new window 

  • Multicultural Fair (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    Hola! Bonjour! مرحبا! We are looking for MC students to get involved in our Multicultural Fair on Monday, April 17, 11 a.m.–1 p.m. in the ST Atrium. Show off your culture(s) and share them with our diverse and inclusive campus. Registration is limited, so make sure you sign upnew window today! 

  • Earth Day Celebration (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
    Student Life presents an earth day celebration on April 18, noon–2 p.m. at the Student Life Office. Join us for fun activities, snacks, and MORE!

  • IMALIVE Mental Health Fair
    Wednesday, April 26, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. in the ST atrium. Mental health is an essential yet often neglected part of our health. Join us for this fun, interactive & educational 4-hour event that brings awareness to mental health and suicide prevention. 

Free Coffee

Did you know that the Office of Student Life offers students free coffee, hot tea, and hot chocolate? Please visit us in ST 217 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Get Involved & Make A Difference!new window
Are you looking for ways to engage with your peers at MC? Do you enjoy planning events? Are you looking for a leadership experience this Fall semester? If you answered yes, then apply for the TPSS Student Activities Board TODAY!
Join the Takoma Park, Silver Spring Student Activities Board (SAB) to enhance the collegiate experience at MC through planning and promoting various events to meet the diverse needs and interest of the student body.

The Student Activities Board is accepting students who want to be involved on a rolling basis! For more information please contact Kimberly Jones at
Takoma Park/Silver Spring Student Life Events Calendar

Find upcoming club meetings, special events, and other campus happenings here.


The TP/SS Student Life Team

Kimberly Jones: Director of Student Life, 240-567-1490, ST 224
Mia Price: Student Life Specialist, 240-567-1487,  ST 225
Schnell Reed Garrett: Service Learning Coordinator, 240-567-6148, ST 218
Sheila Boakye: Administrative Aide, 240-567-1482, ST 217

Front Desk General Information: 240-567-1482, ST 217

Follow Us on Social Media

  • Sign up to win prizes and stay in the know!
  • Sign up for our text messaging services to know what's going on. Text TPSS to 71444. 
  • Email to get on our weekly email list. 

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