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University of Maryland University College offers limited services at Fort Detrick in Fort Detrick, Maryland.

About Fort Detrick

Address

Student Services

1520 Freedman Drive

Building 1520

Fort Detrick, MD 21702

Advising Services

Education Center
Thursdays: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

NCI at Frederick (549 Sultan St.)
Second Tuesday of each month: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Contact Information

Main Phone

Offered at This Location

  • Services on a Limited Schedule

Fort Detrick At a Glance

  • Military Location
  • Advising
  • Placement Testing

Military Location

The site is located on a military installation. Learn more about how UMUC specializes in serving military and veteran students.

Services at Fort Detrick

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.

Please make an appointment for advising services at this location.

Advising Services

Schedule

Education Center
Thursdays: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

NCI at Frederick (549 Sultan St.)
Second Tuesday of each month: 9 a.m.-4 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.

Access to Fort Detrick

If you do not have a military ID, please report to the installation's Pass Office or Visitor Center. You may be asked to provide a copy of your license, registration, and insurance. Your vehicle could be subject to a brief inspection.

Security

Find out about UMUC closings and more by signing up for MyAlerts by text or e-mail.

For security purposes, civilian students may be required to complete a Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act release form—also known as a FERPA waiver—when receiving base access for the first time. This form gives permission for UMUC to provide information about you to the military.