COVID-19 Information

As UMBC works to help students understand the evolving situation surrounding Coronavirus/COVID-19, we recognize that international students have unique concerns.  Please review the information below to learn more about the concerns international students are reporting. Please direct any questions to, and we are happy to help.

UMBC has announced most classes will be in-person or hybrid for the Fall 2021 semester, and campus leaders are still determining what activities can begin again on campus. 
Information on this plan will be continuously updated here:

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NEW F-1 Student Information


Current F-1 Student Information


General IES Audience Information