Welcome Home, Retrievers!

Homecoming will be October 7 – 16, 2022.

Registration is now open!

For Athletic Events, Family Breakfast, or for students wishing to participate in the 5k/Fun Run, please visit tickets.umbc.edu

Animated Homecoming LogoHomecoming at UMBC is a time to reconnect, see how much the campus has grown, and show your Retriever pride! It’s a time for alumni, faculty, staff, current students, families, and friends to come together and have a PAWsitively BARKING good time. Join us as we kick off this year’s festivities with our annual bonfire and a week of exciting events including an evening with reunions, carnival, athletic events, and much more.

Black and gold FOREVER!


Woof, Woof, Woof!

Person wearing maskHomecoming Health & Safety

UMBC continues to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. View UMBC’s most recent updates and communications.

Please observe our key campus safety measures and If You Are Sick, Stay Home!


UMBC Homecoming Social Media photo collage - students, Chip, Alumni, Trevor Noah

Use the hashtag #UMBChomecoming when posting on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

Get your black and gold from the UMBC Bookstore!