Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get updates about what’s happening during UMB Welcome?

There are plenty of ways to get updates about UMB Welcome events. In addition to visiting UMB Welcome’s website, follow UMB's Division of Student Affairs on Facebook at and Instagram at Also, make sure you’re signed up for Campus Life Weekly, Student Affairs and USGA’s weekly newsletter, for news about events on campus. Sign up here:

Will all events be held virtually?

In light of COVID-19, all UMB Welcome 2020 events will be held virtually. For more information about a specific event, including how to register and what virtual platform will be used, click that event's link.

Are all UMB Welcome events free?

Yes! All UMB Welcome events are free, but some may require online registration. Visit the UMB Welcome website to register for an event and save yourself a spot.

Is UMB Welcome just for new students?

Nope! All UMB Welcome events are open to new and continuing students. 

What if I need an accommodation?

If you need an accommodation, email with the name of the event you wish to attend and the requested accommodation. We’re happy to help.

If you have additional questions, email and someone will be in touch soon.