UMUC offers student veterans the affordability of a state university with the convenience of online or on-site study.
Figuring out your next move after separating from the military isn't easy. We're here to help. With a solid education plan and our low-cost tuition, you can step into a new career that'll do more than pay the bills. You can get ahead.
Start out by taking advantage of veterans educational benefits, financial aid, scholarships, and other payment options if you are eligible.
Contact our specially trained veterans advisors. They'll answer your questions and get the ball rolling.
|Tuition Rates||Spring 2017||Fall 2016|
|Veteran resident of Maryland or honorably discharged veteran living in or domiciled in Maryland
||$284 per credit||$284 per credit|
|Veteran nonresident of Maryland||$499 per credit||$499 per credit|
|Tuition Rates||Winter/Spring 2017||Fall 2016
|Veteran resident of Maryland or honorably discharged veteran living in or domiciled in Maryland (standard master's degrees)||$458 per credit||$458 per credit|
|Veteran nonresident of Maryland
(standard master's degrees)
|$659 per credit||$659 per credit|
|MBA, cyber security, and data analytics
|$694 per credit||$694 per credit|
|Doctor of Management||$1,087
Yellow Ribbon Program
UMUC is a Yellow Ribbon Program school, so if you're a 100% eligible Post-9/11 veteran living outside of Maryland, you can apply for Yellow Ribbon funding to reduce the out-of-pocket costs between in-state and out-of-state tuition.
The tuition and fees listed throughout this site are those in effect at the time of publication but are subject to change. Please see the USM residency policy for specific details on eligibility for various tuition rates.
1 Source: "Good Jobs Are Back: College Graduates Are First in Line," Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce, 2015.
Tuition Savings for Federal Workers
If you are a federal government employee and live outside of Maryland, you, your spouse, and your dependent children receive a 25 percent discount on out-of-state tuition. Plus, the application fee is waived. Read more about federal employee discounts, and start saving today.
Overseas Tuition Rates
Invest in a Secure Future
Higher education improves your job security—generally, the most-skilled workers are the last fired in recessions and the first hired in recoveries.1