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University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is proud to be recognized as a global leader in the education of international students. Every year, UMBC welcomes students coming from more than 100 countries across the globe.

Did you know?

  • UMBC is one of the top schools in the nation for ethnic diversity according to the 2021 U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges.
  • Professionals in International Education (PIE) chose UMBC as 2018 PIEoneer Award finalist—the only U.S. university honored for international student support.
  • UMBC produces more Black M.D. and Ph.D. degree earners than any other university in the U.S.
  • There are more than 260 student organizations – 29 culture-specific – at UMBC where you can meet people with shared interests.