COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
UMBC campuses are closed, but courses are now online and employees are working remotely.
Skip to Main Content


  • What you should know about incomplete (I) Grades this Spring

    Information on Requesting I's and the Pass/Fail Option
    View the full FAQs Page HERE If I am approved for an Incomplete (I) grade for a course taken in the Spring 2020 semester, will I still have the option to change the grading method to a Pass (P)...
    Posted: May 22, 2020 3:31 PM
  • Pass Grading Request Form and Departmental Decisions Posted

    Undergraduate Students click here to request Pass grading option for one or more Spring 2020 courses     FAQ Page For the enrollment policies for Spring 2020 NOTE to GLBL Majors taking courses...
    Posted: May 14, 2020 1:23 PM
  • Pass/Fail Grading Options for the Current Semester FAQ

    Department Pass Fail policies and other policy questions
    **Hi Retrievers, The end of classes is nigh and finals are coming up! We want to take this time to remind you of all the policy options available to you for the Spring 2020 semester....
    Posted: May 12, 2020 10:26 AM
  • Summer E-Service-Learning Opportunity with Esperanza Center

    Summer 2020 E-Service-Learning Opportunity-- Teach ESOL!
    **The Esperanza Center is hosting virtual ESOL sessions for community members in the Summer 2020.  This is a great opportunity to stay involved with the community and learn valuable skills while...
    Posted: May 11, 2020 5:49 PM
  • Video- Dr. Vonhoff & Steve Park show how to apply for a URA

    Get up to $1500 for research- it's easy, even in quarantine!
    **Dr. Vonhoff (Biological Sciences), and his mentee, Steve Park, show how easy it is to apply for an Undergraduate Research Award (URA), even in quarantine.
    Posted: May 11, 2020 5:47 PM
  • Congrats to our Global Majors Departmental Award Winners!

    Complements to Pat Michael and Madeline Dement
    Congratulations to Madeline Dement for receiving "Outstanding Scholar" Award for being "The best overall student, based on academic performance"!  Pat Michael received the award for "Outstanding...
    Posted: May 8, 2020 5:11 PM
  • Video Montage Honoring our Global Studies 2020 Graduates

    Watch the video below and help congratulate our seniors!
    Video Montage Honoring our Global Studies 2020 Graduates Watch the video below and help congratulate our seniors! Hello Global Studies Majors!  The Global Studies Department wanted to find a...
    Posted: May 8, 2020 5:01 PM
  • COVID-19 Action Update

    Job search strategies; virtual town halls; online learning
    **Campus Status: The University is open, with employees working remotely. Facilities will remain closed. Maryland is currently under a Stay at Home Order. For the most updated information and...
    Posted: May 7, 2020 12:16 PM
  • Brian and Larry Have Decided to Apply for a URA Award

    Provides Up to $1500 to Support Their Research
    **Meet Brian and Larry. They have decided to apply for a URA Award. "There are three different awards this year," noted Brian, who was interviewed while blow drying his luxurious hair. "You've...
    Posted: May 5, 2020 10:09 AM
  • *Cancellation of Fall Education Abroad Programs*

    Education Abroad Post:  UMBC and its Office of International Education Services continue to actively monitor the outbreak of COVID-19. As you may know, UMBC has suspended all...
    Posted: April 27, 2020 2:12 PM