As part of UMBC’s COVID-19 response — including the campus-wide move to online learning for the remainder of the Spring 2020 term — this site is designed to address specific challenges students might face with a now fully online university and all employees working remotely.
Options for broadband at home, using your smartphone, and local resources.
Especially for students who may not have a computer, how to use your smartphone for many efforts.
A large variety of software is available to download or use on your own computer to do homework or projects assigned in class.
Whenever there is a crisis, such as we have with the pandemic, criminals will use the confusion and uncertainty to prey on individuals. We list a few things to do to stay safe online!
With so many things changing in your courses, you might be reliving that first-week-of-class confusion at finals-week pace. While more of your coursework and group work have to be online and remote, here are some strategies to keep in mind.