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MICUA’s 15 private, nonprofit colleges and universities serve nearly 58,000 students annually and award 26% of all degrees conferred by a Maryland four-year institution.

What's New

MICUA Matters Fall Newsletter

Guaranteed Access Partnership Program Brochure

MICUA Presidential Search
The Maryland Independent College and University Association (MICUA) seeks an experienced and accomplished leader to serve as its next President.

Loyola premiers film series showing work of Black entrepreneurs in Baltimore
Created by Loyola faculty on location in Baltimore, the five short films capture the personal stories and experiences of Black entrepreneurs in Baltimore.

McDaniel College introduces new environmental center
McDaniel College hosted the official unveiling of the McDaniel Environmental Center, an outdoor learning lab developed by students to engage in hands-on educational opportunities in agriculture, conservation, and environmental sciences, as well as community building.

St. John's College Celebrates Grand Opening of New Student Health and Wellness Center
The newly renovated center revolves around an integrated model of health services that includes primary care, free mental health services and counseling, vaccinations and health education in one central, accessible location for students.

MICUA Libraries Factsheet FY20

MICUA Student Spotlight

MICUA Student Success
MICUA Faculty of Color

MICUA 2019 video

Paley Award
MICUA member institution students are recognized during the Independent Higher Education Day and MICUA 50 year Anniversary luncheon.

Learn more about IHED 2022 here!

MICUA & Member Tweets

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MICUA Campus Visits

  • Senator Cheryl C. Kagan meets with Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) President, Samuel Hoi, members of the MICA team, and members of the MICUA team on September 15, 2022.
  • Delegate Mark Chang meets with Loyola University Maryland President, Terry Sawyer, and members of the Loyola University Maryland senior team on August 24, 2022.
  • MICUA visits St. John’s College on May 2, 2022. From left to right: Senator Sarah Elfreth and President Nora Demleitner.
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