University of Maryland University College offers classes and full services at Shady Grove in Rockville, Maryland.

Located within the Universities at Shady Grove, this site is convenient to I-270. We invite transfer students from Montgomery College and local prospective and current students to visit us.

Additional fees apply for students taking courses at this location. See tuition and fees in Current Students for more information.

About Shady Grove


Student Services

9636 Gudelsky Drive

Building III, Fourth Floor

Rockville, MD 20850

Hours of Operation


8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.


8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.


8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.


8:30 a.m.-7 p.m.


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

Contact Information

Main Phone

301-738-6340 (Fax)

Offered at This Location

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

Shady Grove At a Glance

  • On-Site Classes
  • Advising
  • Computer Lab
  • Library
  • Placement Testing

On-Site Classes at Shady Grove

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.

Browse hybrid undergraduate classes at Shady Grove.

Services at Shady Grove


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

Computer labs at this location are only available to UMUC students who are taking hybrid classes at Shady Grove. Access to the computer labs requires a USG identification card. UMUC students who are not in a hybrid class at Shady Grove are only allowed to use the public computers located in the Shady Grove library.

You can learn more about computer labs at Shady Grove by visiting their website.

On-Site Library

The Universities at Shady Grove's Priddy Library provides access to online catalogs, databases, library materials, and other resources, as well as research support from librarians.




Noon-5 p.m.


9 a.m.-7 p.m.


9 a.m.-7 p.m.


9 a.m.-7 p.m.


9 a.m.-7 p.m.


9 a.m.-5 p.m.


9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Placement Testing

Online placement tests for writing and math are offered at this location by appointment. These tests are free for 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

Shady Grove can also be reached by Ride-On bus #43 from the Shady Grove Metro Station.

Parking Tips

Visit the Universities at Shady Grove website for up-to-date parking information at this location.

If you take classes at Shady Grove, you will be responsible for paying your own parking fees.

Access to Shady Grove

Students who are in hybrid classes at Shady Grove are now required to obtain a USG identification card. To obtain your USG ID, please visit the Student and Academic Services Suite, Building 3, Room 1100.


For emergencies or to report a crime, call 911 or Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000. Reach security by calling 301-738-6065.

For an escort, call Universities at Shady Grove Campus Security.

To receive alerts about emergencies, weather, crimes, school closings, and more, sign up for Universities at Shady Grove Emergency Notification System.

For more information about security at this location, visit Universities at Shady Grove Public Safety.