Life as a Retriever Live Chats
If you are wondering what life is like as a Retriever, our current UMBC students would love to tell you. We hope you will join us for live chats to have all your questions answered and connect with current students for an insider’s view on life as a Retriever.
Retriever Experience Students Panels
These live sessions are designed to bring the current UMBC student experience to you. We welcome your questions as you try to envision life as a Retriever.
Join Our Campus Community: CNMS Spotlight Virtual Event
A Conversation with Dr. William LaCourse, Dean, and Annica Wayman ’99, Associate Dean
Friday, February 19, 12 – 1 p.m.
The UMBC Alumni Association invites prospective UMBC students to join this special campus community event. During this CNMS spotlight, Annica Wayman ’99, M6, associate dean for Shady Grove Affairs in the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, will talk with Bill LaCourse, dean of CNMS, about the importance of basic science and fundamental research; the role UMBC plays in developing a diverse workforce in the sciences; and the incredible work our students, faculty, and alumni are doing as part of the pandemic response. This virtual event will be viewable via UMBCYoutube. Please register to have the link sent directly to you.
Black and Gold Information Sessions
Hear directly from an admissions counselor about our admissions requirements, scholarships, academic programs, and more. Register today.
Visual and Performing Arts Information Sessions
Interested in learning more about the visual and performing arts at UMBC? Hear from current students, faculty, and staff on audition/portfolio requirements, scholarships, academic programs, career opportunities and more! Register now.
This virtual open house gave attendees the chance to learn about the majors and programs at UMBC, talk to current UMBC students, and explore our Honors College and premier Scholars Programs. We also covered details surrounding our admissions process and financial aid and scholarships. View sessions offered on-demand here.
Meet the Colleges: A Fall Open House Series for First Year Students
Want to learn more about specific majors and programs offered here at UMBC? Our College Open House series is a great opportunity. Join faculty, staff, and students from the college you’re considering as they walk you through the degrees, programs, research, and career opportunities within the college. You’ll also have an option to hear from Admissions and Financial Aid and Scholarships to learn about how to join Retriever Nation and finance your college education. Virtual campus tours will also be available.
College of Engineering and Information and Technology Open House, VIEW RECORDINGS
College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences Open House, VIEW RECORDINGS
College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Open House, VIEW RECORDINGS
Honors College and Scholars Programs Open House
Learn about UMBC’s Honors College and seven premiere Scholars Programs. Each program will go over their application requirements, the unique experience you’ll get to be a part of through their scholarship, and their alumni success stories. VIEW RECORDINGS
TransferFest: Connecting Transfer Students to UMBC
This is your chance to learn more about what it’s like to transfer to UMBC and become part of our Retriever community. Learn about all the academic opportunities at UMBC, from the arts, humanities, and social sciences to computing and engineering. Faculty, staff, and students share their UMBC experience and and a Virtual Photo Tour of UMBC with some of our current transfer students is offered. Admissions and Financial Aid and Scholarships provide helpful tips to learn about how to join Retriever Nation, credit transfer, and financing your college education. VIEW RECORDINGS
Transfer Student Week
We held a week-long series of sessions specifically for our future transfer students to connect with current students, faculty, and staff who make up the UMBC community. View transfer-specific sessions on-demand here.