The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) was founded in 1807. Today, this 71-acre research and technology complex encompasses 65 buildings in West Baltimore near the Inner Harbor.
UMB is Maryland's only public health, law, and human services university. Six professional schools and a Graduate School confer the majority of health care, human services, and law professional degrees in Maryland each year. Under the leadership of President Jay A. Perman, MD, the University is a leading partner in the redevelopment of Baltimore’s Westside. The University of Maryland BioPark, which opened in October 2005, promotes collaborative research opportunities and bioscience innovation. With 6,329 students and 7,119 faculty members and staff, the University is an economic engine that returns more than $15 in economic activity for every $1 of state general funds appropriation.
The Office of International Services assists individual international students, scholars and their families by advising on federal immigration regulations, and providing advice and support on personal, academic and cultural matters.
Student Health strives to meet the health care needs of students by establishing student health as the center of student wellness.
Campus Life Services is committed to providing essential co-curricular and interdisciplinary support services.We offer prompt and easy access to necessary administrative services, provide students with a campuswide community where they can excel personally and professionally, and help to educate and develop students to be socially responsible professionals and citizens of the world.