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Residential Booster Requirement for Spring 2022

Dear Residential Students, Following my communication to all Spring 2022 licensed residential students on Friday, January 7.  I am writing to let you know next steps for the start of Spring...

Posted: January 14, 2022, 10:57 AM

Specific Guidance for USG Students, Faculty, and Staff

Dear USG Community, As we turn our attention to the spring semester, we continue to face the challenges brought on by COVID-19, which now include the rapidly spreading Omicron variant. For...

Posted: January 14, 2022, 10:55 AM

Spring 2022 COVID-19 Updates

KEY POINTS Spring semester classes will begin as scheduled on January 31. Spring telework agreements will be in effect beginning January 24. All in our on-campus community must be up to...

Posted: January 13, 2022, 6:18 PM

COVID-19 updates for January

Key Points The campus will continue to reduce density on campus by encouraging flexible telework when possible through January 24. All community members are required to take an on-campus...

Posted: January 6, 2022, 10:13 AM

January Return to Campus and Testing Options

Key Points A  liberal temporary telework policy for staff is being implemented for the week of January 3 to 7 to reduce density on campus. On-campus testing will be provided in January,...

Posted: December 21, 2021, 3:05 PM

COVID-19 and End of Semester Updates

Key Points The number of COVID-19 cases on campus are stabilizing, additional safety measures continue. There are available study spaces with extended hours for students to allow for...

Posted: December 9, 2021, 10:29 AM

Urgent COVID-19 Update

Key Points We are currently responding to an increase in COVID-19 cases on campus. While our medical team is monitoring the new Omicron variant, there is no indication that current campus...

Posted: December 1, 2021, 1:48 PM

COVID-19 Update: Preparing for the Upcoming Break

Dear UMBC Community,  As you make your personal plans for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday and accompanying break, please take a moment to consider the safety precautions you need to consider to...

Posted: November 15, 2021, 3:19 PM

October 22: Retriever Ready Action Update

Preparing for the Holidays + Mental Health Resources

Please see the latest updates on UMBC’s Retriever Ready website. Questions? Email covid19@umbc.edu. COVID-19 Health and Safety It’s not too early to plan for the upcoming holiday season.Keep...

Posted: October 22, 2021, 11:18 AM