New 10 a.m. Start Time, Updated Dial-In Number for Financial Aid Discussion by USM Board of Regents Committee on Student Life and Education Policy

Adelphi, Md. (March 3, 2014) -- Due to a delayed opening for inclement weather, the meeting of the University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life will begin at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 4 for an informational discussion on student financial aid.

The public meeting will be held in the Chancellor's Conference Room at the University System of Maryland headquarters, 3300 Metzerott Road, Adelphi, Md. A public conference call option also is available, by calling 1-888-830-6260 and using access code 665575.

(The start time and access code both reflect adjustments that have been made from the originally scheduled start time of 9:30 a.m.)

During the course of the academic year, the committee is dedicated to exploring the issues surrounding financial aid, as directed during the October retreat of the Committee of the Whole.

The agenda and supporting materials for Board of Regents meetings are made available at

Sign language interpreters and/or appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please call 301.445.1901 (voice) or 301.314.7683 (TTY/ITT) to make special arrangements. For directions to the USM office, see


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719