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 ISSS, and we are happy to help.

UMBC has announced most classes will be in-person or hybrid for the Spring 2022 semester, and campus leaders are still determining what activities can be held again on campus. 
Information on this plan will be continuously updated here: Retriever Return Roadmap

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NEW F-1 Student Information


Current F-1 Student Information


General ISSS Audience Information