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Welcome transfer students! We’re so glad you are considering transferring to UMBC, a nationally recognized Research 1 university. Whether you are intending to major in STEM or preparing for a career in the arts, we welcome you to explore our community spanning across our Baltimore and Rockville campuses.

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Welcome Transfer Students

Learn how to plan your transfer, evaluate your credits using Transfer Central, and explore all the majors and programs UMBC has to offer. UMBC loves our transfer students and we are here to support you every step of the way!

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Life at UMBC

Wondering where you’ll eat, sleep, and hang out on and off campus? UMBC and Baltimore City have so much to offer! Whether you’ll be living on campus or commuting, there is something for everyone!

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Dawg Days: Jumpstart

Want to get a jumpstart on your UMBC experience? Consider participating in our Dawg Days: Jumpstart Summer program. You’ll earn academic credit, explore campus resources, engage in self-discovery, and connect to the UMBC and surrounding community.