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Student Services Available Online

Posted: 25 March 2020

Due to campus closures, USMH Student Services is operating online.Students who need writing and editing assistance or have questions about housing or other student services should contact Sarah Illyn.Writing Center - writingcenter@hagerstown.usmd.eduOther Student Services - sillyn@hagerstown.usmd....

USMH Response to COVID-19

Posted: 12 March 2020

March 20, 2020 (9 a.m.)Following guidance from the University System of Maryland (USM), Governor Larry Hogan, and the federal government all USM institutions have made a collective decision to deliver undergraduate classes in a distance format for the remainder of the spring semester. Graduate... Read More

USMH Spirit Run 5k 2020

Posted: 19 February 2020

The 2020 USMH Spirit Run 5k will be held on Saturday, September 12th! 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. Any student at USMH can apply. Please visit the online portal to begin your application.FSU Physician Assistant students who are Washington County residents can apply for a separate scholarship here.Students who applied for and... 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