“Welcome to UMBC! I am delighted that you will be joining our exciting campus, where you will find a diverse and inquisitive community of learners. Orientation marks the beginning of one of the most important journeys of your life. I challenge you to take advantage of all that the University has to offer and allow yourself to be inspired!”

Freeman A. Hrabowski, III
President, UMBC

Hello, New Retrievers!

We are so excited to welcome you to our community this upcoming year. One of the first steps you’ll take as you join #RetrieverNation is New Student Orientation. You can find out more about your orientation experience when you complete your registration.