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  • UMBC Leaders Respond to DACA Decision

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following the Trump Administration’s decision today to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program—a pathway to work or college for...
    Posted: September 13, 2017 2:10 PM
  • Charlottesville

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Over the weekend, we watched the violent, hate-driven acts that took place in Charlottesville and on the University of Virginia campus. On behalf of the...
    Posted: August 14, 2017 9:57 AM
  • Update regarding travel ban executive order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, We want to provide information to our community following Monday’s announcement of the Supreme Court opinion regarding the president’s executive order...
    Posted: June 28, 2017 2:17 PM
  • Inclusivity and freedom of expression on campus

    Dear Members of Our UMBC Community, UMBC is committed to inclusive excellence, social justice, and freedom of expression. As a diverse academic community, we have many opportunities to...
    Posted: March 20, 2017 11:08 AM
  • Update Regarding Executive Order on Immigration

    The implementation of President Trump’s revised Executive Order, imposing a 90-day ban on citizens from six countries entering the United States, has been temporarily blocked by several Federal...
    Posted: March 20, 2017 11:06 AM
  • Update regarding new travel ban executive order

    Dear Members of the UMBC Community, Following yesterday’s announcement of a new executive order imposing a 90-day ban on citizens of six countries entering the U.S., we want to provide a brief...
    Posted: March 8, 2017 4:13 PM
  • UMBC's commitment to being a gender-inclusive campus

    Dear Members of the Campus Community, Earlier this week, the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice rescinded existing guidance on Title IX regulations that protected transgender students'...
    Posted: February 24, 2017 2:39 PM
  • Update Regarding Executive Order on Immigration

    Dear members of the campus community, We want to provide a brief update on the university’s response to the recent White House executive order banning travel to the United States from Iran,...
    Posted: February 7, 2017 1:16 PM
  • UMBC Diversity and Inclusion Resources

    Inclusive excellence is a hallmark of UMBC and a foundational value of our community. We take great pride in the diversity of experience, background, and thought represented by our campus...
    Posted: February 6, 2017 9:29 AM
  • Affirming Commitment to Inclusion and Safety

    This past Friday we received a timely and thoughtful letter signed by hundreds of faculty, staff, students, and alumni concerned about the well-being and future of students enrolled at UMBC under...
    Posted: February 2, 2017 12:36 PM