UMBC is one of nine institutions represented at The Universities at Shady Grove, a consortium of universities within the University System of Maryland. Close to many government agencies, contractors and major healthcare organizations, The Universities at Shady Grove is located in Rockville, MD. UMBC at Shady Grove offers four undergraduate programs and four graduate programs.
UMBC at Shady Grove
At UMBC at The Universities at Shady Grove, students can experience UMBC’s culture of innovation while benefitting from the convenient campus location. Like students on the UMBC main campus, students at UMBC at Shady Grove benefit from small class sizes (average of 18), close student-faculty collaboration, and a diverse student population.
Join a Student Organization
Being involved in a student organization is an integral part of your college career. As a UMBC-Shady Grove student, you have the opportunity to participate in many student organizations, including a student association for each of our four undergraduate programs.
Whether incoming students have questions about the process of transferring into The Universities at Shady Grove, or questions about career opportunities in their chosen field, they experience the one-on-one attention everyone deserves while making important decisions about their future. Attend an information session to meet program directors and learn more.