SEVEN SCHOOLS, ONE MISSION
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB), the founding campus of the University System of Maryland, brings a 210-year history of achievement to its mission. A thriving academic center and leader in health care and law, UMB serves as a catalyst, advancing scholarship, research, clinical care, social justice, and law.
UMB by the numbers
UMB’s $1.1 billion annual budget generates:
18,000+ jobs each year
$2.5+ billion in annual economic activity
More than $13 for every $1 of state general fund appropriations
$40 million in uncompensated care to Maryland citizens
In FY ’16, UMB:
Was awarded $497.5 million in grants and contracts
Yielded $962,355 research dollars per core faculty
Our National Rankings
Our seven schools are among the best in the nation.
7th in grants for dental schools by National Institutes for Health
7th in funding for dental schools by Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research
8th among all public medical schools by Association of American Medical Colleges
25th among all 144 public and private medical schools nationwide in research grant and contract expenditures
THE CATALYST CAMPAIGN: A CALL FOR ACTION
If not us, who? If not now, when?