Policies, Guidance, and Resources

UMB COVID-19 Coping Kit

The UMB COVID-19 Coping Kit features mental health resources to cope with stress, anxiety, and grief.

University of Maryland Medical System Covid-19 Resources

Facts about the coronavirus, its treatment and prevention as well as strategies for navigating the pandemic's disruption to daily life.

Academy of Lifelong Learning COVID-19 Response Forum

The academy invites you to ask a question and hear directly from our UMB team of doctors and specialists.

Policies & Guidance

UMB COVID-19 Guidance on Events, Eating, and Drinking

Updated September 22, 2021

Therefore, the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) asks that individuals consider the following when having food at events or elsewhere: Read more.

Physical Distancing & Capacity Guidelines

Updated September 22, 2021

Guidelines for physical distancing, in-person meetings, and more. Read more.

UMB Policy Requiring Use of Face Coverings

Updated September 09, 2021

It is established that face coverings are vital to control of the spread of COVID-19. UMB adopts this policy in the interest of minimizing risk of spread of COVID-19 among students, faculty, staff, clients, and others coming to the campus. Read more.


I Got A 'Mild' Breakthrough Case. Here's What I Wish I'd Known

Posted September 22, 2021

A National Public Radio reporter's first-hand account and answers to what happens when you're vaccinated and have a breakthrough COVID-19 infection. Read more.

KN95 Mask Instructions

Posted September 09, 2021

Instructions for use and care of a KN95 mask. Read more.

Maryland Department of Health and Baltimore Orioles extend free COVID-19 vaccinations through remainder of season

Posted July 12, 2021

Existing COVID-19 testing site at Camden Yards expanded to include vaccinations, offer for voucher for two free tickets to those who receive vaccinations also extended Read more.