New Student Checklist

Congratulations and Welcome to UMBC!

 Listed below are a few important first steps that will make your transition to UMBC as easy as possible.





Temporary Housing | Off Campus Housing | Walker Avenue Apartments

International Students

For a video tutorial on how to accept your admission and apply for your I-20, click here. Visit our International Student and Scholar Services website and review required events for new students.


We encourage you as potential new residents to explore what the Baltimore/Washington area has to offer! UMBC provides extensive transit services that can help get you there.

Familiarize yourself with some important campus services like the GSA and Student Support Services, as well as the library, to best utilize your time here.

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