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. There are just five steps to beginning your education at UMUC.

Step 1:

Complete the UMUC Application for Admission

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

Step 2:

Verify Your Membership to Receive the Tuition Discount

E-mail your membership ID number to or fax it to 301-985-7514. If you did not select AFCEA on your application, please contact Corporate Learning Solutions or 1-855-CLS-5300 to make sure that you are coded as an AFCEA member.

Step 3:

Request Official Transcripts

Request your official transcripts from any previous institutions of higher education. All transcripts should be sent to or mailed to:

  • Undergraduate Students:
      UMUC Undergraduate Admissions
      University of Maryland University College
      3501 University Boulevard East
      Adelphi, MD 20783-8075

  • Graduate Students:
      UMUC Graduate Admissions
      University of Maryland University College
      3501 University Boulevard East
      Adelphi, MD 20783-8075

Note: Current UMUC students, or students with prior coursework taken at UMUC, do not need to submit UMUC transcripts.

Any student with foreign credentials must have the transcript evaluated by the international credential agency listed below. The agency is an independent company not affiliated with UMUC.

Step 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 course(s), and then register for classes online in the MyUMUC Student Portal.

Step 5:

Purchase Course Textbooks and Materials

Order your materials online, in person or by phone.

* 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.