Last Revised October 29, 2019.

Contact: College Park, MD | umdama.president@gmail.com

 

BECOME A MEMBER

Membership applications are closed for the semester, but make sure to join our weekly newsletter for updates!

 

Attend one of our general body meetings! We meet every Tuesday at 7pm in Van Munching Hall… We’d love to get to know you and help you develop your professionalism through marketing.

 

Fill out the application for UMD AMA Chapter membership. Soon after, an executive board member will reach out to you to set up a meeting time. This is NOT an interview. AMA is about making connections with other students who might share the same passions and interests. We simply want to get to know you and welcome you to AMA. 

 1. Fill out the National AMA Membership Form

  • Scroll down & select "Student (Undergraduate)"

  • Please do NOT download or fill out a printed form

  • National Dues are $50 (pay online when registering)

  • No professional chapter dues are needed 

 

 

2. Fill out the LOCAL Membership Application

Form.

3. Meet with an Executive Board Member (we'll 

contact you directly after both forms have been

received). 

 

POINT SYSTEM

Check your current point status here.

UMD AMA uses a point system to track attendance and reward members. We use a system split into three tiers:

Gold (15+), Silver (10+), and Bronze (5+). The more points you accumulate throughout the semester, the more rewards you qualify for. 

 

You can earn between 1-3 points by attending:

- General Body Meeting
- Social Event
- Site Visit
 
- Fundraiser
- Undergraduate Marketing
Conference

Additional points can be gained by: Tabling (1 Point), Joining the TerpThon team (1 Point), Joining a mentorship "pod" program (1 Point), or following all our social media accounts (1 Point). To check your current tier status, click here.

Questions? Contact our VPs of Member Operations at

 umdama.mops@gmail.com

 

EVENTS

AMA provides events throughout the year that look to be engaging, interactive, and marketing focused. Our events range from speakers to site visits. With a semester and schedules constantly changing, you are able to stay up to date and plan your schedule with our calendar below. Check out what you have to look forward to next!

Click HERE for more information on this year's

UMD AMA MARKETING WEEK.

 

UNDERGRADUATE MARKETING CONFERENCE

Friday, November 8th | 10am - 3:30pm | VMH

The UMD American Marketing Association (AMA) is reviving their annual Undergraduate Marketing Conference on Friday, November 8 in Van Munching Hall from 10am-3:30pm. This event is open to any undergraduate student in the DC, Maryland, or Virginia area interested in marketing, branding, or a related field. Make sure to fill out the interest form in order to be notified when official registration is released.

AMA is always looking for ways to improve our content and leave members with the best experience possible. We value your feedback when planning future events, so we thank you in advance for providing us with your insight! Feel free to fill out the attached form to let us know what you would like to see more of this semester. For other questions/comments, please contact our VP of Events, Deanna Yi, at umdama.events@gmail.com

 

COMMUNITY

Providing community service opportunities to our members allows for mutually beneficial relationships between AMA and organizations with a social impact focus. While actively strengthening the local community as an undergraduate student, members develop an affinity to “doing good” that they will carry into their professional career.

UPCOMING EVENTS

CLOTHING DRIVE WITH

A WIDER CIRCLE

September 30th - October 4th

In a unique effort to help people advance their careers, AMA is partnering with A Wider Circle to hold a professional apparel clothing drive during our Marketing Week, September 30th - October 4th.  We will be collecting any gently used dresses, blouses, sweaters, accessories, suits, blazers and dress pants. To learn more visit awidercircle.org or contact Natalie Moir at umdama.community@gmail.com.

TERP THON

March 7, 2020.

Why Join?: Joining our team is a great way to meet fellow AMA members, create a relationship with TerpThon and their alumni association, and help raise money for Children's National Hospital in DC.

Join our GroupMe!

Terp Thon Interest Information Session - Tuesday, November 5th, 6:30pm VMH tbdThe director of our ambassador program will be discussing what Terp Thon is, her experiences with Terp Thon, and how you can get more involved.

MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

This year we’re going to implement a new mentorship initiative with team pods! A pod is just a smaller group of AMA members who share similar interests and personalities. We will be using the pods to encourage members to meet up outside of weekly AMA meetings. Click here to learn more. 

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