Scholarships & Funding

Program-Specific Opportunities

Qualified students can inquire about scholarship and funding in the following programs:

Regional Graduate Tuition Rate

Tuition benefits for DC, Virginia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania

UMBC offers tuition benefits for select graduate programs for students living out-of-state. Find out more about the Regional Graduate Tuition Rate here.

UMBC Alumni Scholarship

UMBC Alumni can get $1,000 towards graduate studies

You can qualify if:

  • You are a new graduate student admitted for the first time to an upcoming semester
  • You have received a degree from UMBC or will have received a degree from UMBC before you begin
  • You enroll in a degree seeking master’s or certificate program

See if you qualify for the alumni scholarship!

Financial Aid & Scholarships

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UMBC offers a range of financial aid and payment options so that all students may benefit from a UMBC education. Financial aid can come in the form of grants, work, student loans, parent loans, scholarships and other awards. Visit UMBC’s Financial Aid website and the Scholarship Retriever to see what’s available.

AllScholarship Retriever – Search all UMBC Scholarships
AllPayment Plans – Budget your costs
AllEmployer-Sponsored Tuition
AllAlternative Loans
AllSummer Session Scholarship
Alumni$1000 Alumni Scholarship
InternationalInternational Student Scholarships
InternationalProdigy Finance – Loans for International Students in STEM or Business
Regional Graduate StudentsBenefits for select graduate programs for students living out-of-state
Shady Grove StudentsUniversities at Shady Grove (USG) Scholarships
VeteransVeterans Benefits and Scholarships

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