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UMUC Honors Volunteers of the Month

UMUC recognizes the contributions of service-minded students and alumni with the Volunteer of the Month award.

Apply Now and Pay No Application Fee

UMUC will waive the application fee for prospective undergraduate and graduate students who apply by April 30, 2018.

BS in Legal Studies Ranked Among the Most Affordable

UMUC has been ranked among the most affordable online colleges for law-related degrees by OnlineU.

Ending Plastic Pollution

Attend a special presentation on ending plastic pollution in celebration of Earth Day.

Explore the Arts of Richmond, Virginia

Register now to explore the arts of Richmond with the UMUC Arts Program on Saturday, June 2.

UMUC Operational Status

Learn about UMUC's operational status, including updates on weather, emergency, and closure information.

Art Exhibition Features Three Abstract Artists

View the exhibition The Language of Abstraction: Ed Clark, Richard W. Franklin, and Kenneth Young in the Arts Program Gallery through June 24.

It's an Honor—Or Is It?

Honor societies offer memberships to students who excel, but before accepting make sure the group is recognized by UMUC.

UMUC's Cyber Security Programs Ranked No. 4 by Military Times

UMUC have been ranked No. 4 in Military Times's 2018 list of the 10 Best Cybersecurity Programs.

Registration Is Open

Register now to ensure your place in the courses you need.

Apply Now and Register

Apply today and register for courses to get one step closer to your career goals.

UMUC's Warna Gillies Wins Fulbright Award

A UMUC professor and chair of the Master of Arts in Teaching program was selected for a Fulbright Specialist Award.

UMUC Earns Top Rankings from Military Publications

UMUC has been ranked best online college by Military Times and named a Top School in Military Advanced Education & Transition's 2018 Guide to Colleges and Universities.

Meet the Experts: Cybersecurity

Dr. Emma Garrison-Alexander, vice dean of UMUC's graduate cybersecurity program, participated in a panel discussion on cybersecurity for a Baltimore Business Journal supplement.

On View—Joseph Sheppard: Highlights from the UMUC Collection

Explore selected works by master artist Joseph Sheppard in a new exhibition that showcases Sheppard’s realism, vibrant use of color, and attention to detail.

UMUC Data Analytics Team Takes Second Place in Global Competition

The University of Maryland University College data analytics team took second place in the 2017 IBM Watson Analytics Global Competition.

UMUC Ranked No. 6 Best College for Returning Adults

UMUC has been ranked No. 6 among the Best Colleges for Returning Adults for 2017 by College Factual.

Introducing the Downloadable, Shareable Diploma

UMUC offers the Certified Electronic Diploma (CeDiploma) to students graduating in spring 2017 or later.