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Transfer Students:
How to Make UMBC Yours

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Campus Resources

There are various offerings on campus that play important roles in helping transfer students transition and succeed at UMBC.

Below are links to campus partners that work with the Office of Undergraduate Education to ensure student success.





ARTSYS is the University System of Maryland Articulation System that facilitates the transfer of Maryland community college students to baccalaureate programs in Maryland 4-year public institutions.

Career Services

Career Services

Career Services Center leads the facilitation of career counseling and networking opportunities to contribute to student success and regional workforce development.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid & Scholarships

The Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships offers a variety of both need-based and merit-based awards to assist students with their educational expenses. Our financial aid counselors are available on an appointment basis to meet with students to explore the variety of options that best meet the student’s needs.

Learning Resources Center

The LRC provides academic support programs to UMBC undergraduates so that students who seek assistance have the opportunity to reach their academic goals and become independent, lifelong learners.

Off-campus Student Services

Off-campus Student Services

We are committed to identifying and addressing concerns of off-campus,
transfer and evening school students through advocacy, programs
and services.

Office of Student Life

Office of Student Life

OSL works with students, student organizations and other campus partners to create a welcoming campus environment with intentional, inspiring opportunities for students to learn and grow.


Registrar Transfer Credit

UMBC accepts academic coursework from regionally accredited colleges and universities. All credits transferred into UMBC are evaluated prior to admittance into the institution. Generally, the evaluation process takes 4-6 weeks after you receive your acceptance letter and can be viewed through your transfer credit report which is located within your myUMBC account.

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Shriver Center

The Shriver Center connects students to internships, co-ops, research, and service-learning opportunities enriching their education with meaningful work experience and cultivating their social responsibility.

Student Affairs

Student Affairs

The Division of Student Affairs facilitates learning and prepares students for success in our multi-cultural and increasingly global society and work force.

Student Support Services

Student Support Services

Student Support Services (SSS) is designed for students who are low-income, first generation college students, and students with disabilities from all racial and ethnic backgrounds who have a need for academic and other support services in order to successfully complete their college education.

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

The Study Abroad Office is the university's one-stop academic center that helps UMBC students with planning their life-changing international experience.

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UMBC welcomes all veterans, active duty military and dependents. We are committed to providing the best possible educational experience and service to assist you in achieving your academic and personal goals.

Women's Center

Womens Center

The Women's Center exists to assist all women in achieving their full potential in education, career and personal life through academic and intellectual growth, professional development and personal empowerment.


Jarrett Kealey
Assistant Director | (410) 455-1185

The Office of Undergraduate Education at UMBC