Graduate Events

Make sure to visit the Graduate School for additional resources and information. Thank you and welcome to UMBC.

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Aug
24

Retriever Fest

Welcome new Retrievers!

Location

Erickson Field

Date & Time

August 24, 2024, 9:00 am4:00 pm

Description

It is your first official day and we are excited to meet you! We know you may have questions or need some assistance, plan to stop by Erickson Field to connect with a variety of campus offices,...

Aug
24

Location

Erickson Field

Date & Time

August 24, 2024, 8:00 pm10:00 pm

Description

Kick off the year with this Welcome Week tradition! Meet up with your Woolie and head to Erickson Field for a night of fun and games! Playfair is a staple of Welcome Week at UMBC. You will...

Aug
27

Location

Chesapeake Employers Insurance Arena

Date & Time

August 27, 2024, 3:30 pm4:30 pm

Description

We look forward to welcoming our incoming students to a new academic year and introducing them to UMBC’s traditions. This celebration brings faculty, staff, and students together for the formal...

Aug
27

Community Cookout

Immediately following Convocation

Location

The Quad

Date & Time

August 27, 2024, 4:30 pm5:30 pm

Description

You are officially an official Retriever!  Come enjoy a delicious free cookout heading into the new academic year! Other food options will be closed during this time, so students that have a meal...

Aug
29

Location

On Campus

Date & Time

August 29, 2024, 8:30 am4:30 pm

Description

If you need assistance locating a building, office, faculty, staff member or a friend on campus, stop by one of our information tables. These tables will be located at four different sites: in...

Aug
30

Location

On Campus

Date & Time

August 30, 2024, 8:30 am2:00 pm

Description

If you need assistance locating a building, office, faculty, staff member or a friend on campus, stop by one of our information tables. These tables will be located at four different sites: in...

Sep
6

Location

Retriever Activities Center (RAC)

Date & Time

September 6, 2024, 6:00 pm10:00 pm

Description

Don't miss out on this amazing event sponsored by (seb) and UMBC Recreation! Pack the RAC is an event where we will have fitness challenges, roller skating, inflatables, outdoor pool party,...