Students & Postdocs: Housing

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I Sign the Protect UMB Pledge if I signed the UMB Housing Compact? Or, should I sign the Housing Compact if I signed the UMB Pledge?

Posted August 19, 2020

While both documents contain similar language, the Housing Compact includes a required UMB Housing Addendum for residents of Fayette Square Apartments and Pascault Row. Read more.

I had a COVID-19 diagnostic test taken within 14 days prior to returning to campus, and there is delay in receiving my test results. Can I return to campus while I await my results?

Updated August 19, 2020

It is expected that students and employees must provide proof of a negative COVID-19 diagnostic test result prior to returning to campus to participate in in-person classes, educational activities, starting work and/or for another reason. Students should contact their Student Affairs Dean and employees their supervisor if there are a delays in receiving your test result prior to the start of in-person experiences. Read more.

Announcements and Letters

Student Parking at UMB during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted October 28, 2020

A compilation of frequently asked questions concerning student parking from Parking and Transportation Services. Read more.

Together, We Can Stop The Spread

Posted October 16, 2020

Learn more about how to report an individual who is not following these safety measures on campus. Read more.

Back-to-School Campus Safety

Posted August 27, 2020

Welcome - whether virtually or in person - to another academic year at the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB). Since 2016, I've had the pleasure of meeting many members of our UMB community, and I am now proud to serve as interim chief of the UMB Police Department (UMBPD). Read more.

Policies and Guidance

UMB Recovery Framework

Posted May 15, 2020

COVID-19 presents challenges and opportunities that call for addressing recovery alongside strategic planning. This framework aligns quickly restoring education and research with comprehensive strategic planning to regenerate an innovative, competitive, and resilient institution driven by the University of Maryland, Baltimore’s (UMB) Core Values. Read more.

Additional Resources

How To Opt-in For Mobile UMB Push Notifications (Video)

Posted September 01, 2020

Opt-in push notifications on the Mobile UMB app helps keep you up-to-date with what's happening at University of Maryland, Baltimore. Read more.