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We’re happy to meet students during walk-in advising hours. Please be mindful that in order to meet with an advisor, you must first attend a Study Abroad 101 Information Session. Upcoming walk-in hours at the following times:

Monday, December 15 from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm in Admin 222

Tuesday, December 16 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm in Admin 222

Wednesday, December 17 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm in Admin 222

Due to carpet replacement (and associated asbestos abatement measures), the 2nd floor of the Administration Building will be closed starting Thursday, December 18.

See our upcoming events page to see what else is happening this semester.

As an honors university, UMBC is committed to building a student body with a global outlook and the cross-cultural skills necessary to live in today’s world. The Study Abroad Office is the university’s academic center that helps UMBC students with planning their life-changing international experience.

Each year UMBC students spend a summer, winter, semester or academic year at universities throughout the world. Students in almost any academic major can earn credit toward their UMBC degree. Students can use their federal financial aid, UMBC institutional aid and scholarships and, for many programs, state scholarships for their experience overseas. Additional scholarships are also available.

Contact Information

E-mail        sao [at] umbc [dot] edu

Telephone  +1.410.455.2624

Address     222 Administration Building

  1000 Hilltop Circle

  Baltimore, MD 21250