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Adult Learners

Adult Learner IconAdult learners, which are sometimes referred to as “non-traditional aged students”, are undergraduate students of 25 years or older. We recognize that adult learners have unique experiences and challenges.  Current event information can be found through our myUMBC group. The following resources may also be helpful to adult learners:

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  • 50th Anniversary Temporary Campus Parking Changes

    Information about parking during the 50th anniversary!
    Dear Students, As we approach UMBC's 50th anniversary celebration this weekend, the university wanted to make you aware of some upcoming changes involving campus parking which may impact you....
    Posted: September 14, 2016 2:33 PM
  • Adult Learners Week!

    Don't miss our Adult Learners Week this coming Monday,   September 19th-Friday, September 23rd.  Events are open to all commuters, transfers, adult learners, and veterans.   
    Posted: September 12, 2016 11:27 AM
  • UMBC's Adult Learners Network

    A space for you!
    If you're a student over the age of 25, you can be part of the UMBC Adult Learners Network!  UMBC values this segment of the student population, and has the goal to promote our success...
    Posted: September 9, 2016 2:22 PM
  • Adult Learners Week

    September 19th-23rd 2016
    UMBC celebrates students 25 and older and their contributions to the university experience.  Stay tuned for events for that week, including a happy hour at Flat Tuesdays on September 19th!
    Posted: September 6, 2016 9:29 AM
  • Zimride: A Year in Review

    Zimride helps users save gas, time, and money!
    Zimride has been a valuable asset to UMBC for the past year. Students, faculty, and staff have signed up and found others to carpool with. The data collected shows the impact carpooling has on...
    Posted: August 16, 2016 10:01 AM
  • Most popular places to go on UMBC Shuttle

    Top 3 spots on the UMBC Transit buses
    There are 3 top destinations for UMBC students, whether they live on campus or off campus.   1. Giant Grocery Store - located on the Arbutus Shuttle at the Maiden Choice and Grouse Court stop....
    Posted: August 12, 2016 2:06 PM
  • Summer is the perfect time to...

    Whether you are taking classes or traveling this summer, Zimride can help get you to where you need to go!  Using Zimride to plan your commute schedule or a weekend getaway trip can save your...
    Posted: June 16, 2016 1:02 PM
  • OCSS is running on regular hours.

    Hey commuters! We hope that you are enjoying your summer break. Just as a reminder, the OCSS office is running on regular schedule. Stop by if you need to purchase a bus pass, need information on...
    Posted: May 24, 2016 10:45 AM
  • Commuter Carnival Strikes Back, 2016.

    May the 4TH be with YOU!
    NEW Location: The Commons-Main Street
    Posted: April 29, 2016 2:19 PM
  • How to be an Effective Ally Workshop Series - Final Session!

    Featured Population: People from Underrepresented Religions
    Hey commuters! This is an awesome event sponsored by the Mosaic Center and led by Michael Fell and Lisa Gray. Do you want to know how to create a more engaged, supportive and inclusive UMBC?...
    Posted: April 22, 2016 3:23 PM