The Commons

The Commons is the hub of student life. Situated in the middle of campus, it is the place to go before, between and after classes. Hosting major social, cultural and recreational activities, The Commons fosters community among students, faculty, and staff.

The Commons building

Contact Information

The Commons Administration, Commons Suite 335

The Commons Building Hours

Final Exam Schedule (May 18 – 27, 2022)

  • 5/26 – 5/27: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Summer 2022 (May 31 – August 30, 2022)

  • Monday – Friday: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday: CLOSED

The Commons and UMBC Campus will be closed on:

  • May 30 in observance of Memorial Day
  • June 20 in observance of Juneteenth
  • July 4 in observance of Independence Day

UMBC is open and in a transition period. Departments may be providing services remotely. Please visit departmental sites for detailed information.

Additional Service Hours

Bookstore: Hours and Service Details

commonvision: Hours and Service Details

PNC Branch: Personal Banking Information

Planning an Event?

Be sure to check out our event planning site to prep for your event.

Looking to Place a Service Request?

Submit a ticket for any building needs in The Commons.

Submit a Service Request