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University of Maryland Baltimore County

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1000 Hilltop Circle
The Commons, Rm 335

Baltimore, Maryland 21250

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Event Types Welcomed

Expo/Competitions | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat | Youth Retreat/Camp
Maximum
Meeting:450
Meeting
Rooms:40
Maximum
Overnight:2300
  • Apt. Community CenterApt. Community Center
  • Apt. Community Center Multi-Purpose RoomApt. Community Center Multi-Purpose Room
  • Erickson HallErickson Hall
  • Commons Main StreetCommons Main Street
  • University Center BallroomUniversity Center Ballroom
  • Commons Grill/Sports ZoneCommons Grill/Sports Zone
  • GameroomGameroom
  • Flat Tuesdays PubFlat Tuesdays Pub
  • Commons TerraceCommons Terrace
  • Ballroom ADA eventBallroom ADA event

About

About University of Maryland Baltimore County

The UMBC campus is located on the Washington D.C. and Baltimore corridor providing easy access to both of these major metropolitan centers. Serving over 4000 guests each summer, UMBC Conference Services, can accommodate youth and adult groups, athletic summer camps, educational groups and UMBC-affiliated programs on campus. We offer suite-style, residence hall or apartment overnight accommodations with individually controlled heat and air-conditioning, high-speed internet, and semi-private bathrooms. The Baltimore campus includes a Dining Hall "True Grits" and other catering options available to groups during their stay. Classroom, lecture-hall and performance spaces can also be requested as part of your conference or special event.
LOCATION + TRANSPORTATION

Baltimore - 10
Washington - 20
Annapolis - 20

:
Baltimore Washington International - 10 minutes


Taxi | Bus | Metro

CATERING
Full service available.


In-House CateringYES
Venue Hosted Alcohol PermittedYES



AMENITIES + UNIQUE EXPERIENCES
Biking
Running
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
Fitness Center
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
Wi-Fi
MEETING + EVENT SPACE CAPACITIES

450 Attendees


40 Spaces

:
Theatre Style 450 | Classroom Style 200

TECHNOLOGY
University of Maryland in Baltimore has wireless connection available in most meeting spaces. Modern audio/visual services with professional staff are readily available.

Yes


Projector ScreenLCD Projectors

RENTAL POLICIES
Alcohol ConsumptionYES

OVERNIGHT ACCOMMODATIONS

2300 Overnight Guests


Residence Halls|Suite/Apt Style

Yes
Free YES


Semi-Private Communal

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Accommodations

Accommodations

2300
Total Number of
Overnight Guests


Accommodation Types
| Residence Halls | Suite/Apartment Style | 4000 (Varies during the summer months) beds
Located 10 minutes from BWI airport, positioned 15 minutes from downtown Baltimore and approximately 40 minutes from Washington DC, UMBC offers an eye-catching campus with 6 traditional halls and 4 apartment communities equipped with free WIFI, laundry facilities, vending machines, lounges, front desk assistance and on-campus catering. Suite-style rooms are provided with semi-private restrooms. Communities are 10 minute (walking) from classrooms, labs,athletic center, library, eateries and more. Free parking is offered to summer residents!

Residential Life can accommodate approximately 3,000 summer conference guests at a given time in our suite-style halls and apartment communities. Availability of housing types depends on group type, accommodations and ADA needs, and general summer scheduling. Click Conference Floor Plans to view our housing facilities. We welcome summer intern housing for those individuals who are affiliated with UMBC. Summer rates for 2019 range from $25.25 to $83.40 per night pending the type of room requested.

UMBC has meeting and event space that can be used as part of a conference package or stand alone services. When you submit your inquiry form to Events and Conference Services, you can specify the type of space and technology that is needed. If your group desires catering UMBC offers a list of approved caterers that can be discussed with Events and Conference Services.

For questions about residential facilities or if you would like a tour of our facilities contact Jessica Williams at 410-455-2706 or wjessica@umbc.edu. Are you ready to book, contact Events and Conference Services for contract information at 410-455-3615.


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| Residence Halls | 526 Beds beds | image

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| Residence Halls | 543 Beds beds | image

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| Residence Halls | 322 Beds beds | image

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| Residence Halls | 362 Beds beds | image

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| Suite/Apartment Style | 657 Beds beds | image

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| Suite/Apartment Style | 236 Beds beds | image

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Amenities + Unique Experiences

AMENITIES

Amenities
Biking
Biking
Running
Running
ADA Accessible
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
A/V Tech Staff
Fitness Center
Fitness Center
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi


Event Spaces

Meeting and Event Spaces

Max Capacities
450
Overall
200
Classroom
Style


Meeting + Event Spaces
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The Ballroom can accommodate groups up to 450 lecture style; 320 banquet style
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The Ballroom Lounge can accommodate groups up to 75 lecture style.
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UC Room 310 can accommodate groups up to 100 lecture style.
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UC 312 can accommodate groups up to 200 lecture style, 120 banquet or 75 classroom
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The Commons features five traditional meeting rooms that can accommodate up to 50, a food court, sit-down restaurant, an e-branch of PNC Bank, bookstore, several performance spaces and a game room for recreation. High-speed wireless technology makes it easy to plug into the campus network and the Internet at any time.

Food + Beverage

Food + Beverage

Availability
YES
YES
YES


Catering
Full service available.
Dining Options
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True Grit’s features all you care to eat dining and offers made to order options, entrees and sides, Italian favorites, made to order sandwiches, Kosher offerings, a fresh salad bar and much more. Outtakes Quick Cuisine C-Store is located in True Grit’s and provides guests with a wide variety of snacks, convenience items, beverages, ice cream, candy and more.
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The Commons offers a variety of food choices from Au Bon Pain grab and go meals to The Skylight Room restaurant, an upscale restaurant overlooking the library with an amazing view.

Two locations featuring great entrees at Chef's Table, wonderful sandwiches at Wheat Street Deli and Baltimore Company Coffee.

Location

Location + Transportation

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Nearby Airport
Baltimore Washington International - 10 minutes
Nearby Cities
Baltimore - 10 miles | Washington - 20 miles | Annapolis - 20
Transportation + Parking
Taxi
Bus
Metro

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions

Nearby Attractions

UMBC is located 15 minutes from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, 45 minutes from Washington, D.C. and four miles from BWI Airport.

The nearby towns of Catonsville (Frederick Road) and Arbutus (East Drive) have retail districts with a variety of small shops and services. Ellicott City, 10 minutes away, is a historic mill town with excellent antique shops. Arundel Mills Mall, 15 minutes away, offers shopping, entertainment, and restaurants.

UMBC offers daily shuttle services for students from campus to the BWI Rail Station, downtown Baltimore, Catonsville, and Arbutus. On the weekends, students can pick up the Collegetown Shuttle downtown for free service to six other college campuses, Penn Station and Towson.

The open-air walkways and shops of Baltimore’s Harborplace, as well as Camden Yards, home of the Orioles, and M&T Bank Stadium, home of the Ravens, are also convenient to UMBC.

For more information about attractions in and around Baltimore, visit the Baltimore Collegetown Network.

Services

Services

Services

Planning a day trip to Baltimore? Transporting participants from aiports in Washington, DC?? Wherever your event and conference needs take you, UMBC can help you get there by chartering transportation. Full size air-conditioned vehicles and shuttle-sized busses are available. Contact UMBC Event and Conference Services for more information. 410-455-3621.

One Stop Shop and service provider coordination (workforce, housekeeping, audio-visual, parking, police, etc) for all external clients. One bill for those services.

Technology

Technology

Equipment Available On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors

Description
University of Maryland in Baltimore has wireless connection available in most meeting spaces. Modern audio/visual services with professional staff are readily available.
Technology

Free WiFi available throughout campus.

Audio Visual Equipment includes: LCD projectors, laptops, podiums, microphones, overhead projectors, screens, sound systems, lighting, TV/VCR.



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