Nominate a deserving alumnus/a or faculty member to be recognized at the annual alumni awards ceremony in October. Hurry, the deadline for nominations is May 1!
2017 Alumni Awards
Upcoming Events
26 Apr
Network with your fellow alumni at this special Club Meade reception.
UMBC Alumni Reception at Fort Meade
27 Apr
Are you proud to be a Retriever? Share your love of UMBC with prospective students at upcoming admissions receptions in spring 2017.
Reception for Academically Talented Hispanic & Latino Students
06 May
The UMBC Chapter of Black and Latino Alumni (CBLA) invites you to attend the 50th Anniversary Legends of Excellence Award Brunch. This event is organized once every five years to acknowledge the extraordinary contributions of faculty and staff who've made an impact in the lives of UMBC's African American and Latino students during their tenure at the university.
Legends of Excellence Awards Brunch
10 May
Join Dr. Thomas Schaller, chair of UMBC's Department of Political Science, for drinks, light appetizers, and a discussion of the "post-truth" era in American politics.
UMBC Bar Talks: Politics in the Era of Truthiness
19 May
Join fellow UMBC alumni and guests for an elegant evening filled with jazz, excellent company, delicious food, and fine wine - all for a good cause.
12th Annual Wine Tasting & Silent Auction
Alumni News
For the eighth consecutive year, Kiplinger's Personal Finance has named UMBC a Best Value College, featuring UMBC on both its "top 100" public universities list and "top 300" national list. UMBC is one of just three universities in the state of Maryland to be featured for 2017.