Academics: Textbooks, Grades, Transcripts, Share Academic Information | UMBC Winter Session 2018
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Textbooks are available at the UMBC Bookstore or can be ordered online in December. Be sure to allow sufficient time to order and receive your textbooks before the start of classes.

How to order textbooks/materials online
  • Search the UMBC Bookstore website by term, department, course number and section.
  • Click on Add Course until you’ve added all courses to Your Current Course List.
  • Click on Get Course Materials, and follow the instructions to purchase.
  • Be aware of the last day textbooks in the same condition as purchased can be returned for a full refund ¬†with a sales receipt.


Faculty often post “unofficial” final grades to Blackboard at the end of the session. Grades are not final and official until posted to myUMBC by the Registrar’s Office.

How to view official final grades
  • Log-in to myUMBC.
  • Click on Guide.
  • Click on Classes & Grades.
  • Click on Student Grades.
  • Select the appropriate Term/Semester.
  • Click on Continue to see your grades.


You can order official transcripts (electronic or paper) through the Registrar’s Office for a minimum fee.¬† Transcripts are sent directly to you or another recipient (such as another institution) with your authorization.

Unofficial transcripts are immediately available through myUMBC.

How to download an unofficial transcript
  • Log-in to myUMBC.
  • Click on Guide.
  • Click on Classes & Grades.
  • Click on Transcript (Unofficial).
  • Choose Unofficial Transcript for Report Type.
  • Click on View Report.

Share Academic Information

Profile sharing allows you to share academic information (schedule/grades) with another individual of your choice (family, guardians, etc.). Log in to myUMBC to share your profile.

How to share your profile: