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Winter Session 2014


What is myUMBC?

  • A web-based portal to various services and online community resources at UMBC.
  • Use myUMBC to register for courses, view account balances, online bill payment, register for a parking permit, check university e-mail and check grades.

How do I create a myUMBC account?

  • Activating your account requires your date of birth and UMBC Campus ID (which you will receive from the Admissions Office).
  • Click here, then click on "Create my Account."

How do I submit a myUMBC Help Ticket?

  • A myUMBC Help Ticket is a web-based feature that allows students to request help through myUMBC.
  • Submit a myUMBC Help Ticket for billing issues, computing/technology support, questions about your class schedule, grades, etc.
  • Access the myUMBC Help Ticket site and login with your myUMBC user name and password.

What is Blackboard?

  • UMBC uses Blackboard, an online learning management system, for online, hybrid, and many in-person courses. 
  • When you register for a class, you are automatically enrolled in Blackboard.  
  • Log-in to Blackboard early to check for updates - faculty often post course information/materials before the session begins
  • Learn more about Blackboard

Where can I eat on campus during winter session?

  • Dining options for winter session will be posted here.

Where can I find out about student events?

  • Check with the Student Events Board (seb) to see what activities are being offered







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