On campus accommodations will be provided in University Terrace Residential Hall. One of the newest housing facilities, built in 2002, offering air conditioned rooms, internet and security. All campus facilities are non-smoking. Single rooms will be available to Advisors only.

Weather Update

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is located in close proximity to Ocean City, Maryland and two hours away from Baltimore, Maryland, Washington D.C. and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The weather in May is at a range of mid 80’s in the day and 70’s at night. A light jacket is appropriate at all times. Because we are located between two large bodies of water, an umbrella is a must during this time of year.

What Do I Wear?

Dress for the INSTITUTE is Business Casual with times of Business Professional and School Pride Clothing. (Please see the schedule. You will be walking from session to session and comfortable clothing and shoes are encouraged. You will need at least two (2) upscale outfits for the Community Service Project and Student Leadership Gala.

Travel To UMES

Shuttle service between Salisbury, Maryland (U S Airways- Piedmont Airport and campus will be available. Please call (410) 651-6434 for campus shuttle details.


Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY)
If you are arriving at Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport, 20 minutes away from UMES, there are three auto rental agencies located at the local airport:
            Avis (410) 742-8566
            Enterprise (410) 677-3810
            Hertz (410) 749-2235

Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI), Baltimore, MD
BWI to UMES: approx. 128 miles, 2 ½ hours
For Shuttle Service Services, please contact Bayrunners                                                                              
(Roundtrip Service to Baltimore-Washington International Airport to Salisbury)
Bayrunner Shuttle    
Telephone:   410-912-6000     
Website:   www.bayrunnershuttle.com 

Rental Cars:    
Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI), Baltimore, MD
If you are arriving at Baltimore Washington International Airport you should consider renting a car or van for transport. There are eight auto rental agencies located at the BWI airpor




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Student Leadership Institute
Univerity of Maryland Eastern Shore
 Office of Campus Life– Suite 2104
30665 Student Services Center– UMES
Princess Anne, Maryland 21853
Phone: 410-651-6434
Fax: 410-651-7761