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Nutritional Events

This dimension is centered upon promoting opportunities and awareness that will help facilitate healthy, nutritional and cost-effective dining choices for employees. In partnership with campus Dining Services and the State Wellness Program, employees will have access to current relevant research, meal plans, recipes, community sponsored agriculture (CSA, farmers markets), cooking workshops, etc. designed to provide healthy and affordable food choices for employees.

Eating Options at UMBC

Vegan & Vegetarian Options on Campus

Weight Management Programs

Healthy Vending Options

Save Money with UMBC’s Faculty and Staff Meal Plan!

Chartwell’s Resources for Healthy Eating



  • Wellness Wednesdays: Healthy Eating and Disease Prevention

    Wellness Program for Faculty and Staff
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Interested in finding simple yet impactful ways to weave wellness into your professional and personal life?  If so, please join faculty and staff colleagues for Wellness Wednesdays the first...
    Posted: August 7, 2017 10:55 AM
  • 2017 Annual Health Benefits Fair

    Open Enrollment Info, Food, Prizes, Giveaways, and More
    Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    The Annual Open Enrollment Health Benefits Fair will be held on Tuesday, October 3rd from 11:00 - 2:00 in the UC Ballroom.   CareFirst, Kaiser, UnitedHealthcare, and all of the State Healthcare...
    Posted: July 26, 2017 1:45 PM
  • State of Maryland Health & Wellness Fair

    Open to Faculty & Staff
    Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    The State of Maryland health vendors will be on campus to share information about FREE new wellness programs offered through your health plan. There will be giveaways, prizes, free massages,...
    Posted: April 15, 2016 1:54 PM
  • UMBC Transit to Catonsville Farmers' Market

    Piloting on May 4th and 11th - Participation Needed!
    Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM
    Want access to healthy, local food? Don't want to lose your parking space? Need to shop but don't have a ton of time? All good reasons to take advantage of the FREE UMBC Transit to the...
    Posted: April 27, 2016 11:54 AM