Welcome to AETP!

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Academic Engagement & Transition Programs, we provide academic and programmatic opportunities that serve all new students in their first year at UMBC. These programs include: Academic Transition Courses (First-Year Seminars, Introduction to an Honors University Seminars, and Transfer Seminars), the Living-Learning Communities, the Summer and Winter Bridge Programs, as well as American Sign Language Courses.UMBC black paw icon

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Sherman Hall A
Room 114


Mon-Fri 9 – 5 p.m.


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Congratulations to the class of 2023! UMBC’s is proud of all our graduates, especially our very own Tawa Abiwa. Congrats Tawa! 🎈🎈🎈

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