The University of Maryland, Baltimore, including the University of Maryland School of Nursing, is closing at 2 p.m. today. More Details

Alerts & Announcements

Due to reports from the Baltimore Police Department (BPD) concerning scheduled activities today beginning at 3 p.m., the University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) will close today at 2 p.m. at the recommendation of the BPD.  These activities may be potentially violent and UMB could be in the path of any violence.  The safety of our students and employees is of paramount importance. Please vacate the campus as soon as possible. Click here for more information.

Weather-Related Information

It is the general policy of UMB that the University is always open for business and we are expected to report to work. 

When the president makes the decision to close the University and/or the dean of UMSON makes the decision to cancel UMSON classes and/or exams, any up-to-date information can be accessed by visiting this Web page.

Although radio and television stations are notified regarding school closings, please confirm by calling the 410-706-8622 for UMB closings.

General announcements about state office buildings or the University of Maryland, College Park are not applicable to this campus.

For further information about UMB alerts, visit the University alerts page »

Shady Grove

For information on the Universities at Shady Grove (USG), please visit the USG website.

Other Alerts

Earthquake Reference Guide: For more information, contact Environmental Health and Safety at 410-706-7055. Report injuries, property damage, or hazardous material releases to University Police at 711 or 410-706-3333.