You’ve Got Big Dreams. We’ll Help You Achieve Them.

Our collaborative culture will challenge and support you to make big breakthroughs. As an Honors University, we’ll provide you a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares you for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership.

A World-Class Education

We’re ranked in the top 4% of universities worldwide

Let Us Brag A Moment

Our students are pretty impressive!

Top 150

UMBC ranks among the top 150 Universities for federal research funding.

3.92

Average high school GPA of first-year students in 2021.

1251

Average SAT score of first-year students in 2021.

88%

Of 2020 degree recipients reported firm plans of being employed and/or heading to graduate school.

53%

Of employed 2020 undergrad graduates previously interned or worked for that organization while at UMBC.

82%

Of 2020 employed undergraduate degree recipients are in positions directly related to their career goals.

#1

Producer of Black undergraduates who go on to earn a Ph.D. in natural sciences and engineering.

Source: UMBC

152+

Graduate and professional schools our 2020 degree recipients are attending.

1024+

Organizations hired our 2020 degree recipients.

We’ll Help You Go Above and Beyond

“The professors at UMBC are awesome. They really care about you and they’ll help you to reach new levels.” – Poojan Shah

By the Numbers

100+

Majors & Programs

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

250+

Student Organizations

85k

Alumni & Counting

150+

Yearly Arts & Culture Events

80+

Countries Represented