Professional Programs Student Success

The Office of Professional Programs Student Success team provides centralized support services to professional graduate program students. The Student Success Team will help you manage your program from the time you are enrolled through graduation and serve as a centralized resource for students to achieve their academic goals.

If you have any questions, please contact us directly by emailing

Professional Graduate Program Student Resources

Upcoming Events for Current Students

Recordings from Previous Events

Use the links below to watch recordings from select events hosted by the Office of Professional Programs Student Success Team.

Academic and Professional Writing

Explore the differences in academic and professional writing styles, and provide resources aimed at improving writing skills.

UMBC Campus Community Resources

Learn how to locate and better understand campus resources to support your holistic well-being during their studies.

Summer 2023

Registration Begins: Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Semester Dates*: May 30, 2023 to August 18, 2023
Last Day to Add/Drop a Class without a W grade**: Friday, June 2, 2023
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* Summer Session courses may be 4, 6, 8, or 12 weeks. Review course details carefully when selecting courses.
** Classes dropped between May 30 and June 12 will only partially be refunded.

Fall 2023

Advanced Registration Begins: Monday, April 3, 2023
Registration for Newly Admitted Students Begins: Thursday, June 1, 2023 
Non-Degree Registration Begins: Wednesday, August 23, 2023   
Semester Dates: August 30 to December 12, 2023
Last Day to Add/Drop a Class: Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Final Exams: December 14 to 20, 2023
View Full Fall Academic Calendar

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