University Policies

The following university policies are for all UMBC students, regardless of academic career. These policies are administered by UMBC organizations outside of the Graduate School, and the descriptions below will refer you to these organizations’ websites.

Code of Student Conduct
The Office of Student Judicial Programs has published a Code of Student Conduct by which all students must abide.
Residency Status
The State of Maryland policy on in-state residency determination has been published by the UMBC Registrar’s Office.
Health Insurance
This policy applies to all domestic students that are enrolled in six (6) or more credit hours in the semester. Graduate students in a degree-seeking program taking dissertation, thesis, or internship credits also qualify.

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