University of Maryland University College offers classes and full services at Dorsey Station in Elkridge, Maryland.

The Dorsey Station location is easily accessible from I-95 and Md. 295 and the MARC Camden line. We invite transfer students from Anne Arundel Community College and Howard Community College, and local prospective and current students to visit us.

Please note that this location's test center is named the Curtis Bay Coast Guard National Testing Center.

About Dorsey Station

Address

Student Services

6865 Deerpath Road

Room 2101

Elkridge, MD 21075

Hours of Operation

Monday:

8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Tuesday:

8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Wednesday:

8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Thursday:

8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

Friday:

8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Contact Information

Main Phone

443-459-3505 (Fax)

Offered at This Location

  • Undergraduate Hybrid Classes
  • Graduate On-Site or Hybrid Classes
  • Full Services
  • Test Center

Dorsey Station At a Glance

  • On-Site Classes
  • Advising
  • Computer Lab
  • Test Center
  • Placement Testing

On-Site Classes at Dorsey Station

On-site or hybrid classes for bachelor's and master's degrees are offered at this location. See the schedule of classes to browse available undergraduate or graduate classes for the next term.

Services at Dorsey Station

Advising

Our friendly, knowledgeable staff are available to help you find the right academic program to meet your career goals, estimate your transfer credits and time to graduation, find ways to finance your education that fit your budget, apply for admission, and register for classes.

Walk-ins are welcome, or you can make an appointment for advising services at this location.

Computer Lab

This location features a computer lab.

Test Center

At the National Test Center, you can take exams to demonstrate what you know and fast-track your degree. Learn more about credit by exam.

CLEP DSST Pearson VUE Proctored Exams

CLEP

Our test center offers computer-based College Level Examination Program, or CLEP, exams. CLEP study guides are available at most bookstores or you can order online through the College Board. The UMUC code number is 5804. You must enter this number on your exam material if you want your score sent to UMUC.

DSST

The nationally recognized DSST program, formerly known as DANTES Subject Standardized Tests, allows you to earn college credits for learning acquired outside the traditional classroom. The UMUC code number is 9357. You must enter this number on your exam material if you want your score sent to UMUC. The Principles of Public Speaking exam is available by appointment only by contacting your location or e-mailing e-mailing Exams and Testing.

Test Center

Schedule

Tuesday:

9 a.m., 11 a.m., 2 p.m.

Placement Testing

Online placement tests for writing and math are offered at this location by appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome. These tests are free for new UMUC students. Learn more about placement testing.

Online Library

UMUC's online library is available 24/7 to students around the globe. Most printed materials can be mailed for free to students in the continental United States, or you can request electronic delivery for journal articles and book chapters. To access research databases and the library catalog or view tutorials on how to conduct research, visit the UMUC Library.

Getting Here and Parking

Using Public Transit

This location is convenient to the MARC Camden line.

Security

For emergencies or to report a crime, call 911 or Howard County Emergency Notification System at 410-313-2200. Reach security by calling 443-459-3500.

To receive alerts about emergencies, weather, crimes, school closings, and more, sign up for Howard County Emergency Notification System.

For more information about security at this location, visit UMUC Security.