2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 06, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Organization of The University


The University System of Maryland

The mission of the University System of Maryland (USM) is to improve the quality of life for the people of Maryland by providing a comprehensive range of high quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities; engaging in research and scholarship that expand the boundaries of current knowledge; and providing knowledge-based programs and services that are responsive to the needs of the citizens of the state and the nation.

Comprised of 12 institutions and 3 regional higher education centers, the USM has a vision to be a preeminent system of public higher education, admired around the world for its leadership in promoting and supporting education at all levels, fostering the discovery and dissemination of knowledge for the benefit of the state and nation, and instilling in all members of its community a respect for learning, diversity, and service to others.

With headquarters in Baltimore, the USM has eight offices, including the Office of Academic and Student Affairs, which support and advocate on behalf of the 12 institution members

2019-2020 Board of Regents

Linda R. Gooden, Chair
Barry P. Gossett, Vice-Chair
Gary L. Attman, Treasurer
Michelle A. Gourdine, M.D., Secretary
Robert D. Rauch, Assistant Secretary
Joseph Bartenfelder, ex officio
Katrina J. Dennis, Esq.
Ellen Fish
James Holzapfel

D’Ana Johnson
Isiah (Ike) Leggett
Robert R. Neall
Louis Pope
Kelly M. Schulz, ex officio
Robert L. Wallace
William T. “Bill” Wood
Drew M. Needham, Student Regent


University System of Maryland Administration

Dr. Robert Caret

Tim McDonough
Vice Chancellor for Communications and Marketing

Dr. Joann Boughman
Senior Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs

David Mosca
Director of Internal Audit

Ellen Herbert
Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance

Leonard Raley
Vice Chancellor for Advancement

Patrick Hogan
Vice Chancellor for Government Relations

Tom Sadowski
Vice Chancellor for Economic Development