Students & Postdocs: International Students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the current CDC requirements for international students and scholars seeking to enter the U.S.?

Updated April 07, 2022

The CDC requires documentation of COVID-19 vaccination status, as well as a recent COVID-19 test result for all individuals entering the United States. Read more.

I traveled back to my home country to continue my studies. Who should I notify?

Posted July 06, 2020

If you already departed the United States, we ask that you please fill out the Travel Reporting and Signature e-form in Sunapsis. You should also notify your student affairs dean or program coordinator if you have not already done so. Read more.

Announcements and Letters

UMB International Travel Request Form

Updated February 17, 2022

A UMB International Travel Request Form for students, faculty, and staff planning international travel is now available. Read more.

Letter of Support & Call to Action

Posted March 18, 2021

In this letter to students Patty Alvarez, PhD, MS, assistant vice president of Student Affairs, expresses UMB Student Affairs’ support for the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander (AAAPI) communities, and condemns the racist, biased, and hate-filled actions that have a long history of occurrence in the United States and continue to target the Asian community since the start of the pandemic. Read more.

Policies and Guidance

Additional UMB Travel Guidance

Updated April 21, 2022

UMB continues to strongly advise people to refrain from non-essential travel. 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.