Happening in A&F

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Whether you’re looking for important information about an on-campus building, maintenance, or construction situation, timely updates on any upcoming Administration and Finance (A&F) event, communications from Dr. Dawn Rhodes, or any of the need-to-know communications from one of the seven units — if it’s happening in A&F, you’ll find it here.

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News and Announcement Archive

UMB for You

All UMB faculty and staff also can enjoy a variety of services and discounts available to them in and around the UMB campus. You can scroll down to explore the current services being offered.

Live Near Your Work 

The Live Near Your Work (LNYW) Program is a homebuying assistance benefit for University employees that offers money toward the down payment/closing costs of homes in select West Baltimore neighborhoods, including for homes requiring major renovations. 

More about Live Near Your Work

One Card Discounts 

Your UMB One Card can do more than just open doors. It can get you exclusive discounts available exclusively for UMB faculty and staff.

More about One Card Discounts

Tuition Remission  

Tuition remission provides ALL UMB employees with an opportunity to take classes at a University System of Maryland institution FREE of charge.

Learn about Tuition Remission

Shop Near Your Work 

As an institution and an anchor in West Baltimore, we have a special relationship with the businesses around us. See which businesses offer exclusive discounts to UMB faculty and staff. 

Lexington Market Discounts

Child Care Grants 

The Child Care Grant Program is available to assist working parents at UMB. The taxable, need-based grant will help eligible employees pay for qualifying, work-related child care.

Learn more about Child Care Grant Program

Wellness Resources 

UMB is committed to providing faculty and staff with work-life and wellness resources to enhance health and well-being.

More about Wellness at UMB

Play Near Your Work 

Whether it’s the world-class Hippodrome and Everyman theatres in our neighborhood, the quirky Baltimore Creative Scenes, or one of the unusual entertainment events that defies description, you have access to many events and discounts just for being a UMB employee.

More about Local Theaters

Hippodrome Tickets 

UMB employees are eligible for discounts on many of today’s most beloved shows and musicals. 

List of Shows

MTA CharmPass Mobile 

Ride free with the MTA CharmPass! Click the below button for eligibility requirements, directions, and other MTA benefits for staff and faculty. 

MTA CharmPass


On the Calendar

Here are the events and items we’re looking forward to:



Safe Ride/ Safe Walk

Safe Ride/ Safe Walk

Safe Walk is available 24/7 and Safe Ride is available from 7 a.m. to 1 a.m. Request either via the Mobile UMB app or by calling 410-706-6882.  


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Live Near Your Work

UMB employees can get money for the purchase of a home in select West Baltimore neighborhoods, including ones needing major renovations. 


UMB Police Athletic/Activities League (PAL)

This mentoring program nurtures relationships between UMB police officers and neighborhood children thru meetings, field trips, and activities. 


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Launch Your Life

Designed to help you improve and maintain your health and wellness, Launch Your Life lets you choose the wellness activities that fit your needs.