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Undergraduate Admissions

Golden ID Program

The Golden ID Program permits eligible Maryland residents to enroll in UMBC undergraduate courses at little cost. Applicants must be 60 years of age or older and must be retired, and whose chief income is derived from retired benefits, and who is not employed full time. Program participants may enroll as degree-seeking or Non-degree seeking students. Applications must be submitted to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation by the regular deadlines for each semester. Registration for courses is on a space-available basis. Tuition and most fees are waived.

For more information about the Golden ID program, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation at 410-455-2292 or email us:

Lori Smith-Watson
Assistant Director Special and Target Population