Welcome to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES)!
On behalf of the Division of Student Affairs & Enrollment Management, we are
delighted you have decided to join the UMES community and Hawk Nation. Admissions
to UMES carries with it the presumption that students will conduct themselves
as responsible members of our community of scholars, excel academically, be civically
engaged on and beyond campus, strive for the highest levels of human dignity,
and respect the University’s diverse educational environment. As a Division, we
strive to be student-centered; thus, we are committed to lifelong learning and developing
innovative programs and services that drive you to your intellectual and
To get the most out of your experience at UMES, I want you
to understand that 80% of your intellectual, social, and academic development
takes place outside of the classroom; therefore, I encourage you to get
connected and become involved in all aspects of your college life. Your presence
on our beautiful campus is our most valued asset; moreover, you bring a wealth
of talent and unique qualities that contribute toward making UMES a dynamic
learning community. The Student
Affairs’ educators within the Division are proactive leaders, who are committed
to lifelong learning and prepare to provide you with an extraordinary
Please make sure you use of all the programs and services
available throughout the university. Being involved on campus is an expectation,
and I hope you will actively pursue the broadest and most rewarding student
experience possible. If I, or any member of the Student Affairs’ team can
assist you in your educational pursuits or with any concern of any nature
during your stay at UMES, please do not hesitate to call on us.
Again, welcome to UMES and we are
grateful for the privilege of being a part of your developmental experience. Hawk
Anthony L. Jenkins, Ph.D.
Vice President for Student Affairs & Enrollment
The Office of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management is located on the 2nd Floor of the Student Services Center, Suite 2169.
Phone: (410) 651- 6687
Phone: (410) 651-8440
Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
University of Maryland Eastern Shore