Baltimore, MD
University of Maryland-Baltimore County


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Stanley
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UMBC is a medium sized public school with a small school feel and a focus on STEM. There may not be as many events going on a...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UMBC is a medium sized public school with a small school feel and a focus on STEM. There may not be as many events going on as larger schools like College Park, but there is something to do on campus if you look for it. The professors are always available and willing to help you. Many people will say that UMBC is a commuter college but it really only feels that way if all you’re there for is to go to class. If you join a club or Living Learning program or just hang out with friends outside of class, it definitely will feel like a traditional college.

Madeleine
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This school is absolutely fantastic. To say I’m lucky to attend UMBC is an understatement. Everyone around is incredible- my ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This school is absolutely fantastic. To say I’m lucky to attend UMBC is an understatement. Everyone around is incredible- my professors are kind, and easily accessible, and the friends I’ve made will last me a lifetime. To think I get to represent UMBC at the Division I athletic level has been an amazing experience. I will forever love this school, and have retriever spirit- go Dawgs!

Lucia
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This University has a strong academic program in the sciences as well as for engineering. It's a hidden gem that is affordabl...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This University has a strong academic program in the sciences as well as for engineering. It's a hidden gem that is affordable but is a still great place to attend. It's focus on STEM careers has allowed me to chose this school for my future education. Go retrievers!!

Angelina
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UMBC is advertised as an Honors University and boasts its STEM majors with pride. There are many opportunities to get involve...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UMBC is advertised as an Honors University and boasts its STEM majors with pride. There are many opportunities to get involved in campus and in the community, as there are over 200 clubs and organizations on campus which are showcased every Fall and Spring at the Involvement Fest. The room and board options on campus are lacking and the off campus environment is not the safest, so students are encouraged to live on campus, which is not the most economically friendly for a college student. Overall, the school is pretty good but there are definitely improvements that could be made to make it a better environment to promote student success and happiness.

aser
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UMBC's uniqueness lies in being not unique at all. It is very challenging to earn good grades. Minorities in UMBC are pretty ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UMBC's uniqueness lies in being not unique at all. It is very challenging to earn good grades. Minorities in UMBC are pretty much the majority. There are a lot of interesting clubs and sororities. There are cops everywhere to ensure student's safety.

Mubassira
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University of Maryland-Baltimore County is extremely beautiful and vastly filled with opportunities! I’ve applied here so we ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

University of Maryland-Baltimore County is extremely beautiful and vastly filled with opportunities! I’ve applied here so we know it’s for a grand reason. The campus, the atmosphere is lush. I know that it would feel like a dream school to me. There’s a lot of amenities for students!

Kimberly
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It’s a great school that has all my interests.

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It’s a great school that has all my interests.

Stephen
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UMBC has a very nice and perfect size campus, it's not to big where you feel like you are a tiny person in a big world and it...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UMBC has a very nice and perfect size campus, it's not to big where you feel like you are a tiny person in a big world and it's not to small. The campus has plenty of nature which gives me a fresh breath of fresh air every time I arrive there. The teachers and staff are always nice. You always feel safe on campus. My only complaint is that there is not a lot of places close to the area that you can go to.

Jade
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UMBC is a school for those invested in their education, and there are limited opportunities for sports, though our basketball...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

UMBC is a school for those invested in their education, and there are limited opportunities for sports, though our basketball team has been doing well. The introductory classes to a subject tend to be very large, say BIO 101 and the like, but most classes after that vary, anywhere to as small as 15 students, to as large as 200. The majority of students seem to be into STEM, and a lot of the opportunities focus on that. While this is the case, there are quite a few opportunities for other majors as well. They push graduate school, and even higher education. Overall, a good school.

Victoria
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For what you are paying, UMBC is not worth it. The selection of classes are awful, with many needed classes only being taugh...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

For what you are paying, UMBC is not worth it. The selection of classes are awful, with many needed classes only being taught by incompetent teachers. The worst part of the school is that they are NOT veteran friendly and are constantly looking at ways to make money off of you. An example, none of your military credits will be applied to your degree. The only positive to going to this school would be that you get free parking (however good luck finding any... you get what you pay for). I would suggest going to a community college before going here. I really don't see the worth in this school and if I could go back in time, I would have chosen differently :(

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  • Tuition & Fees
  • $11,264
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