Retirees & Emeritus

Retired Faculty and Staff

UMBC values its retired faculty and staff members and encourages them to maintain contact with the University as members of the UMBC Association of Retired Faculty & Staff.   Here are some of the resources available to UMBC Retirees:

Pre-Retirement Planning

To schedule a one-on-one consultation with a member of the HR Benefits team, please email (typically when you are within 12 months of retirement):

ORP Pre-Retiree Checklist

Pension Pre-Retiree Checklist

Pension Pre-Retirement Seminars

Emeritus Status

Awarded to faculty and nonexempt and exempt staff based upon meritorious service to UMBC; employees awarded emeritus are allowed continued access to UMBC facilities, IT services and free admission to campus events.