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Dawg Days: Basecamp

Combine your Orientation program with this unique on-campus overnight experience! Whether you will be living on-campus or commuting in the Fall, UMBC is going to become your new Basecamp! Dawg Days: Basecamp will allow you to get a real sense of what life is like as a Retriever!

On Day 1, you will participate in a variety of fun and dynamic activities that will connect you with other new students and the UMBC campus. You will also stay overnight in one of our residence halls! On Day 2, you will go through Orientation, where you will meet with an Academic Advisor, register for your classes, and connect to campus resources and leaders.

What does Dawg Days: Basecamp offer that a 1-day Orientation doesn’t?!
– Overnight stay in one of our residence halls
– Fun evening activities, including some UMBC signature events, Dodgeball, Bingo, and Karaoke.
– Additional time for schedule exploration and planning
– Opportunity to meet and connect with students in your major

Dates: This program will be offered twice!

  • Tuesday, June 18 at 12:00 pm – Wednesday, June 19 at 4:00 pm
  • Tuesday, June 25 at 12:00 pm – Wednesday, June 26 at 4:00 pm

Cost: $50 (includes all meals, lodging, and activities)
Who: Open to all incoming Freshmen


DAWG DAYS: Basecamp 2018