I hope your spring semester has started off well.
Academic Integrity Tutorial
must be completed by February 15th for all newly admitted Masters and Certificate students. Additional information is here
Summer Session Registration begins March 4, 2019. Advising and Registration Instructions will be sent out later this month.
The spring 2019 semester starts Monday, January 28, 2019. Below you will see some quick links for information and assistance.
Spring 2019 Registration: If you have not received authorization or registered for a spring 2018 course, you should do so now. A late registration fee will be charged if you register after January 27, 2019.
Academic Integrity Web-Based Tutorial: This is required for all new Master’s or certificate graduate students admitted for the spring 2019 semester. It needs to be completed by the second week of the semester. https://gradschool.umbc.edu/students/integrity/
Textbooks and Materials: http://isd.umbc.edu/textbooks
Drop/Withdrawal Refund Schedule: The refund schedule for the spring 2018 schedule adjustment period may be found on the Student Business Services (SBS) website here, https://sbs.umbc.edu/spring-2019-drop-withdrawal-2/.
E-Billing Information and Schedule: Tuition Billing is completed by the SBS office and is electronic. https://sbs.umbc.edu/billing/.
Spring 2019 Graduation/Diploma Applications: If you are finishing your Master’s or Certificate courses this spring 2019 semester your online graduation application is due February 15, 2019. http://isd.umbc.edu/graduation
Blackboard Help and Instructions: If you do not see your registered online course listed within Blackboard, it may mean that the course has not been opened/activated by the instructor to date. All courses should be opened for access by the end of the first day of the semester, https://wiki.umbc.edu/display/faq/Blackboard.
Spring 2019 Academic Calendar: https://umbc.app.box.com/v/Spring2019academiccalendar
If you encounter difficulties within your course you should contact your instructor immediately. Do not wait until it is too late.
The spring 2019 semester begins in three weeks on January 28, 2019.
Spring 2019 Graduation:
If you intend to graduate or obtain a certificate in May, you need to apply online by February 15th. Additional Information here, http://isd.umbc.edu/graduation
Please note that EDUC 671 and EDUC 681 will not be offered in the summer session, and there are only a few spots left for the spring 2019 sections
Thank you for a wonderful semester!
Congratulations to those graduating tomorrow!
University Closing over winter break: UMBC will be closed starting Friday, December 21, 2018. The campus will reopen January 3, 2019.
The spring (May) graduation/diploma online application
is open. If you are finishing your plan of study be sure to apply, http://isd.umbc.edu/graduation
Have a safe and happy winter break.
Spring 2019 Registration: We have been informed that the issue with new student registration has been resolved. If you still are unable to register please let me know.
: The Graduate School's online graduation application opened December 1st for May/spring graduation. If you are planning on graduating May 2019 be sure to read the graduation information section of the website: http://isd.umbc.edu/graduation
Winter and spring 2019 registration is underway.
If you are looking to register for the winter 2018 course, please let us know. Spring 2018 authorization and registration instructions were sent out on October 15, 2018, and a copy may be found here, http://isd.umbc.edu/communication
UMBC bills students electronically. Additional information, including a billing schedule, may be found here, https://sbs.umbc.edu/billing/
Starting September 25th, Program Coordinator Renee will be on the main campus with a new phone number. Here is the information.
1000 Hilltop Circle
Sherman Hall B Wing, Rm447
Baltimore, MD 21250