The Commons : Mainstreet · Just moved in, but you have some questions? This is a great time to connect with offices that you need to do business with and learn more about campus. Stop by Mainstreet for giveaways and to meet...
Erickson Field · You’ve just moved in and you may be asking yourself “Now what?” Come join us on Erickson Field for FREE giveaways, ice cream, Food Trucks, vendors, prizes, games, & more. Come get your photo...
Erickson Field · Welcome to UMBC! We invite you to join us for Playfair, a high energy session sure to help you get moving and meet your new peers! Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and your UMBC Orientation...
Retriever Activity Center (RAC) · Back by popular demand, Dr. Maura Cullen will inspire you with her entertaining and thought-provoking presentation. We are caught in times of political correctness, where "saying" the right thing...
The Commons : Commons North Lawn · This is your class art project. What do you want to accomplish at UMBC? What gifts do you intend to share with this community? What will your UMBC legacy be? In this interactive session, new...
Soccer Stadium : Retriever Soccer Park · Wear your UMBC Black & Gold Shirt that you received on Move-In Day or at the Commuter Retreat and come cheer on the UMBC Men's Soccer team as they take on Rutgers. Sing the Fight Song,...
The Commons : Student Org Space · Spend some time during your first week at UMBC learning about and working with Baltimore area non-profits and service/social action student organizations. Choose from several different issue...
On Campus : The RAC or UMBC Event Center · Convocation marks the beginning of your UMBC career. Join students, faculty and staff as you are officially welcomed to UMBC by President Freeman Hrabowski, III, and others. Families are invited...
University Center : UC Ballroom · Come and enjoy Russ Peak as he hypnotizes some of your fellow classmates-or perhaps you. This is a blast! Seating is limited so get there early.