The University of Baltimore , located in downtown Baltimore, Maryland in the Mt. Vernon neighborhood at 1420 N. Charles Street, is part of the University System of Maryland. The university is a public undergraduate, graduate and professional university located in the heart of the state's largest city. UB's schools and colleges provide education in business, law, public affairs and the applied arts and sciences. In addition, the University has changed the school colors to blue and green , updated the "UB" logo, and adopted the new slogan-- "Knowledge that works".In 2011, the school acted as the site of the 2011 Balkan Business Summit.HistoryFounded in 1925 by a group of Baltimore business professionals, UB sought to provide educational opportunities for working men and women. In the 1970s UB merged with Eastern College, Mount Vernon School of Law, and Baltimore College of Commerce. During the presidency of Thomas Granville Pullen the university became fully accredited with the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in 1971, as well a the construction of the Langsdale Library. In 1975, UB became an "upper division academic institution", offering only third and fourth year undergraduate and post-graduate course work. At the same time, ownership was assumed by the State of Maryland. In 1988, the state merged UB into the new statewide university system, the University of Maryland System, which was later renamed University System of Maryland.
4329 FB users likes University of Baltimore, set it to 6 position in Likes Rating for Baltimore, Maryland in University category