Welcome to UMBC!

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UMBC welcomes students from other colleges/universities who want to earn transferable credits in January. You must be in good academic standing at your home institution and/or any previous colleges/universities you’ve attended.

You must first apply and be admitted to UMBC as a visiting student before you can register in winter session. Apply September 30 - December 19. Admission is for the current winter session only.  You must reapply to enroll in future sessions.

Be sure to review the academic and financial dates and deadlines for winter session.

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After you are admitted