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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.

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Meet a Loyola graduate, human genome scientist, and one of TIME Magazine’s “Most Influential People of 2022”
Adam Phillippy, ’02, senior investigator at the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI), National Institutes of Health (NIH), was recently named to TIME Magazine’s “The 100 Most Influential People of 2022.”

Hood College Establishes Graduate-level Nutrition Science Program
Newly-established M.S. program to offer three applied tracks, operate within College’s new school of behavioral and health sciences.

Two McDaniel College faculty members earn the Nora Roberts Faculty Service Award and the Distinguished Scholars Award
Vanessa Flora-Nakoski and Diane Williams have earned awards from the college — the 2022 Nora Roberts Faculty Service Award and the Distinguished Scholars Award.

MICUA Libraries Factsheet FY20

MICUA Student Spotlight

MICUA Student Success
2022 Maryland Teacher of the Year

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!

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MICUA Campus Visits

  • MICUA visits Stevenson University on September 29, 2021. Pictured: MICUA staff, Members of the General Assembly, and representatives of Stevenson University.
  • MICUA visits Maryland Institute College of Art on July 30, 2021. From left to right: Irnande Altema, MICUA; Sara Fidler, MICUA; Delegate Mark Chang; Representatives of MICA.
  • MICUA visits Mount St. Mary’s on September 8, 2021. From left to right: Irnande Altema, MICUA; Kraig Sheetz, Mount; Sara Fidler, MICUA; Angela Sherman, MICUA.
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