Please note: The School of Public Policy is operating with a combination of in-person and remote staff. Email is the best way to contact us.


A 500-acre suburban campus in Catonsville, Maryland, UMBC is 15 minutes from downtown Baltimore and 30 minutes from Washington, DC. Our campus is off Exit 47B on Interstate 95, close to BWI Airport and the Amtrak train station. The School of Public Policy is located in the Public Policy Building. Metered parking closest to the Public Policy Building is in the Commons Garage.

To make an appointment with a faculty member, or to talk with our Graduate Program Coordinator, contact Shelley Morris at

Mailing address:

School of Public Policy

PUP Bldg, 4th Floor
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250