Get Started and Register

Whether you're focused on advancing your career or continuing your education, UMUC offers the ideal program to help you reach your goal. And when you apply through the ACTFL-UMUC Education Alliance, you'll be able to complete your program at a substantial savings.

There Are Just Five Steps to Beginning Your Education at UMUC

1 Complete the UMUC Application
for Admission

Please remember to select ACTFL as your corporate sponsor on the application form.

2 Verify Your Membership to
Receive the Tuition Discount
and Application Fee Waiver*

You must submit proof of your eligibility by emailing your membership number to, or faxing it to 301-985-7514.

3 Request Official Transcripts

Request your official transcripts from any previous institutions of higher education. 

Undergraduate students
send transcripts to:

UMUC Undergraduate

University of Maryland
University College
3501 University
Boulevard East
Adelphi, MD 20783-8075

Graduate students
send transcripts to:

UMUC Graduate

University of Maryland
University College
3501 University
Boulevard East
Adelphi, MD 20783-8075

Note: Current UMUC students, or those with prior coursework taken at UMUC, do not need to submit UMUC transcripts. Students with foreign credentials must have their transcripts evaluated by American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO), an international credential evaluation service. The agency is an independent company not affiliated with UMUC.

4 Register for Classes

Once you're admitted to UMUC, you will receive a student ID (EmplID) so you can register for courses online. Visit the current schedule of classes to view courses, and then register for classes online using the MyUMUC Student Portal.

5 Purchase Course Textbooks
and Materials

Purchasing course materials is easy. You can order required textbooks and software online, in person, or by phone.


Secure Your Discount

See important instructions to qualify for your tuition discount and get started at UMUC!

Contact Us

Call: 855-CLS-5300
Fax: 301-985-7514

UMUC/ACTFL Online Open House Presentation

January 15, 2015

* On out-of-state tuition for most programs. The tuition discount will not be applied to the following graduate programs and related certificates or courses: Master of Business Administration, Master of Science in Data Analytics, Master of Science in Digital Forensics and Cyber Investigation, Master of Science in Cybersecurity, Master of Science in Cybersecurity Policy, and doctoral programs. The tuition for students who meet the criteria for Maryland residency will be the applicable in-state rate. Tuition for active-duty military, members of the Selected Reserves, National Guard, and the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and the spouses and dependents of these student groups will be the applicable military rate. If you are a student using Post 9/11 benefits, please contact an advisor at 800-939-UMUC (8682) to determine if you can apply both benefits.

** View gainful employment disclosures for certificates.