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Tag Archives: University System of Maryland

Md. public universities to see 2% tuition hike under Hogan budget

Tuition at Maryland’s public colleges and universities would increase 2 percent next year under Gov. Larry Hogan’s proposed budget, maintaining the state’s track record of keeping tuition low. While other states have placed more financial burden on their higher education ...

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USM looks to commercialization to supplement federal research money

When the University System of Maryland set its strategic plan for the next 10 years in 2010, it hoped to double the system’s externally sponsored research and development funding from $1.2 billion to $2.4 billion. Instead, as federal dollars have ...

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Universities move forward as drivers of Md. startup economy

After years of groundwork, Maryland universities saw more tangible results this year from their efforts to support new startups formed from university technology. State and university officials hope this year’s results show a state gaining traction as it looks to ...

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USM, AG’s office to host Title IX review for universities

The University System of Maryland and the Office of the Attorney General will host university leaders Monday to review the Department of Education’s guidance on campus sexual assault from September. Vice presidents for student affairs, Title IX coordinators and campus ...

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Federal judge orders special master, remedial plan to combat segregation at Md. colleges

A federal judge has permanently enjoined Maryland’s university system from unnecessarily duplicating programs of historically black colleges and universities and ordered a special master be appointed to oversee the creation of a remedial plan to “eliminate vestiges of the prior de ...

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USM approves in-state tuition waiver for Amazon employees

The University System of Maryland Board of Regents Tuesday approved a measure that would waive in-state tuition requirements for Amazon employees who move to Maryland as part of Amazon’s second headquarters project, known as HQ2. Amazon employees and their immediate families ...

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Maryland university to announce ‘transformative investment’

COLLEGE PARK — The University of Maryland will be announcing what’s described as “a transformative investment” in the university. University and government officials are scheduled to gather on the state’s flagship campus in College Park on Wednesday for the announcement. ...

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