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University System of Maryland Hagerstown

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USMH Spirit Run 5k 2020

Posted: 19 February 2020

The 2020 USMH Spirit Run 5k will be held on Saturday, June 6th! Register now to help your alma mater or favorite Maryland state university win the University Spirit award. Read More

2020-2021 Scholarship Applications available now!

Posted: 11 December 2019

Scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 school year are now open. Please visit the online portal to begin your application.Students who applied for and received scholarships last year may apply again. Applications are due on Wednesday, April 15th. If you have any questions, please contact Erin... Read More

USMH celebrates funds raised for scholarships, opening of new Hospitality Center

Posted: 10 December 2019

The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH) hosted its annual Feaste at Yuletide gala on Friday, December 6th. The event was held in the newly renovated USMH Hospitality Center on West Washington Street. During the program, Executive Director Mark Halsey announced that USMH raised more... Read More

Food Fight!

Posted: 03 December 2019

Students, faculty and staff at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH), in collaboration with Salisbury University's Community Health program and Micah's Backpack of Washington County, collected and delivered almost 450 pounds of food for the more than 1,000 children served by the... Read More

Hospitality and tourism students chosen to pitch ideas in "Crab Tank" competition

Posted: 05 November 2019

HAGERSTOWN-Hospitality and tourism management (HTM) students enrolled in the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's (UMES) program offered at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH) earned the chance to pitch their idea to increase yourism in the Maryland Tourism and Travel Summit's... Read More

USMH to celebrate scholarship funds with "modern" Renaissance gala

Posted: 22 October 2019

The University System of Maryland will host its annual scholarship gala, Feaste at Yuletide, on Friday, December 6th from 6-9 p.m. at the new USMH Hospitality Center (55-59 W. Washington Street). The gala will have an updated theme this year, celebrating a "modern" Renaissance as USMH spurs a... Read More

USMH Celebrates 2019-2020 Scholarship Awards

Posted: 27 August 2019

The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH) has announced the scholarship awardees for the 2019-2020.To qualify, students had to be currently enrolled or starting in programs at USMH. They also had to be at the junior level or higher and have a B or better grade point average. As part of... Read More

USMH Summer 2019 Newsletter Available Online

Posted: 26 July 2019

Visit to view the Summer 2019 newsletter online.If you'd like to have the newsletter mailed to you or would like to remove yourself from our mailing list, please contact... Read More

USMH hosts first University Spirit Run 5K

Posted: 14 June 2019

The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH) hosted the first-ever University Spirit Run 5k race on June 1st. The race yielded more than $8,000 to support the programs at USMH.Participants showed their support for their alma mater or favorite Maryland university by wearing the school... Read More

Salisbury to Bring Bachelor's Degree in Community Health to USMH in Fall 2019

Posted: 15 February 2019

A program from Salisbury University's new College of Health and Human Services (CHHS) is expanding across Maryland.Starting this fall, students will be able to earn a bachelor's degree in community health from Salisbury at USMH."There is a growing demand for this program, offered by our School of... Read More