UMBC is proud to partner with Carroll Community College (Carroll) to offer you our Transfer Plus dual-admission program. By being dually admitted to both Carroll and UMBC, you can save money, fast-track your educational and career goals, and receive support form both schools!

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Join the Transfer Plus dual-admission program to fast-track your goals.

#1 – Sign Up

Apply for dual-admission to Carroll and UMBC when you apply to Carroll or by completing the sign up form

#2 – Earn Your Degree

Earn your AA or AS degree from Carroll on your way to completing your bachelor's degree with co-advising from UMBC

#3 – Transfer

Submit your application to UMBC by the priority deadline to make your transition official – and don't forget to use your application fee waiver and submit your final transcript.

Dual Admission Benefits

As a dually-admitted student at Carroll, you’ll gain access to a variety of resources to ensure you’re prepared to transfer and graduate as quickly as possible. Benefits while you’re still at Carroll include:

  • Access to co-advising by UMBC to ensure your Carroll courses align with your chosen bachelor degree.
  • Access to campus facilities and services at UMBC with a UMBC Campus ID Card. 
  • Smooth transition and enrollment at UMBC with priority access to New Student Orientation.
  • Automatic membership to UMBC’s Transfer Student Alliance (TSA) for qualified students.
  • Eligibility for the UMBC Transfer Plus $1,000 merit scholarship for two years of full-time study at UMBC.  
  • Waiver of the $75 UMBC application fee.


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Do You Qualify?

Contact Nathan Fanning, Associate Director, in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Orientation, at for further information about Transfer Plus at UMBC.