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Transfer Information: University of MD Baltimore County (UMBC)

For students and transfer ambassadors to help with the transfer research process.

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See Individual Programs for Programmatic Honors



Campus Information

Institution Description

Type: Public

Size: Undergrad Enrollment 11,000 students / Campus is 530 acres.

Location:10000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250

National Recognition

Transfer Admission

Admission Profile: Marginally Selective for Transfer Students.

Acceptance Rate: 82% for Transfer Students.

Admission Requirements:   “The Admissions Committee evaluates transfer applicants on the basis of their academic record at previous institutions. Cumulative grade point average as calculated by UMBC, academic trends, strength of curriculum, and performance in courses related to the intended area of study are considered. Special consideration for students who complete an associates degree at a Maryland two year institution will be given.”

Admission Process: Common Application

Deadlines:  Priority Deadline:  March 1 / Regular Deadline: June 1 / Honors College has the same priority and Regular deadlines.

Fees:  application fee is $75.00


Costs and Financial Aid


Estimated Cost of Attendance

Annual Tuition for Full Time, 12-18 Credits: MD Resident:  $9,420.00  Non Resident:  $13,054.00

Room and Board: $12,616.00

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Scholarships:  Merit Scholarships for Transfer Students.  Many available scholarships.



Work Study  Federal Work Study:

Transfer-Specific Scholarships: