COVID-19 (Coronavirus) UMBC campuses are closed, but courses are now online and employees are working remotely.

Plan Your Visit


COVID-19 Information
All on-campus events at UMBC have been canceled for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester due to COVID-19 health and wellness precautions implemented by the university. All tickets purchased in advance have been refunded. Please send any inquiries to

Directions to UMBC
We are located at about 10 minutes from downtown Baltimore and about 25 minutes from I-495. UMBC is easy to get to—we’re located immediately off I-95 and close to I-695. UMBC’s address is: 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250

From Baltimore and points north, proceed south on I-95 to exit 47B. Take Route 166 toward Catonsville and then follow signs to the campus and visual and performing arts venues.

From I-695, exit at Wilkens Avenue and continue one-half mile south to the entrance of UMBC at the intersection of Wilkens Avenue and Hilltop Road. Follow signs to visual and performing arts venues.

From Washington and points south, proceed north on I-95 to Exit 47B. Take Route 166 toward Catonsville and then follow signs to the campus and visual and performing arts venues.


The Performing Arts and Humanities Building (PAHB) venues include:

The Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery is located in the Albin O. Kuhn Library Building

The Center for Art Design and Visual Culture (CADVC) is located in the Fine Arts Building


For evening and weekend events, you may park for free in Lot 8. Proceed from either direction around Hilltop Circle until you reach Hilltop Road, and then take Hilltop Road toward the center of campus. Take an immediate left into Lot 8 and park.

For the Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery, pay and display visitor parking is available on the top floor of the Walker Avenue Garage ($2.00 per hour from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. payable by MasterCard, Visa or exact currency only.) To reach the Walker Avenue Garage, circle around Hilltop Circle from either direction until you arrive at Walker Avenue. Take Walker Avenue toward the center of campus. The garage will be on your right, with visitor parking on the top deck.

For additional information for daytime event parking at UMBC click here and also view the campus parking map.

For more information, please visit the campus visitor’s guide