Facilities Management oversees completion of a wide range of campus improvements. Here is a short list of some of the active projects.
- Renovations of the Hillside and Terrace Apartment
Students have begun occupying the first phase of the
apartment community renovations and are celebrating the improvements. The second
phase of the renovations is underway. The final phase will begin in January of
2013 and will complete the Terrace Apartments community, providing new outdoor
Renovated apartment building that includes two new handicapped accessible units in the Hillside Community.
- Refurbished Indoor Pool at the Retriever Activities Center
The indoor pool has reopened with a new look. During this past summer the home of the UMBC Retriever Swim Team has been totally refurbished with new ceramic tile deck, starting blocks, lighting and wall finishes.
Refurbished home of the UMBC Swim Team
- On-going renovations of classrooms on campus
The last year and a half has brought us renovated classrooms in the Math/Psychology
Building and the Fine Arts Building, with improved technology, finishes,
lighting and furniture. Some of the classrooms are being equipped with new
moveable furniture allowing for flexible seating layouts and greater student
Renovated classroom in the Math & Psychology Building with flexible seating
- New Residential Community Center
Construction has begun on a new Community Center for the West Hill, Terrace and Hillside
apartment communities. The building, located on Walker Avenue, will feature
meeting rooms, a lounge, and a community laundromat.
Site Plan of the new Residential Community Center
Illustrative Interior of the Great Room in the proposed Residential Community Center
For a map of current construction activity on the UMBC campus, click here.