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On View—Mike McConnell: Cutting into Art

Explore vivid paintings, drawings, and constructions by Baltimore artist Mike McConnell in an exhibition that runs through February 18.

Apply Now and Pay No Application Fee

UMUC will waive the application fee for prospective undergraduate and graduate students who apply by December 18, 2017.

Spotlight on Security Recap

UMUC hosted Spotlight on Security, a panel discussion at Fort Meade for servicemembers interested in pursuing cyber security careers.

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.

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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.

UMUC Operational Status

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

UMUC's Mansur Hasib Wins Maryland Cybersecurity Award

Mansur Hasib, PhD, program chair for the Master of Science in cybersecurity technology at UMUC, has won the People's Choice Award at the 2017 Maryland Cybersecurity Awards Competition.

UMUC Adjunct Yul Williams Brings NSA Experience to the Classroom

UMUC Adjunct Yul Williams Brings NSA Experience to the Classroom.

Maryland Houses of Government Recognize UMUC's 70th Anniversary

On March 22, 2017, University of Maryland University College was honored by the Maryland legislature with resolutions recognizing the institution's 70th anniversary.

UMUC Partners With Revature to Offer No-Cost Programs to Students and Alumni

UMUC's Office of Career Services is partnering with Revature to offer no-cost professional development programs to current students and alumni.

UMUC Faculty Member Honored at GBATA Conference

University of Maryland University College faculty member Samir Moussalli was honored at the annual meeting of the Global Business and Technology Association.

UMUC Faculty Member Receives White House Invitation to Innovation Summit

University of Maryland University College faculty member Randy Hansen was invited by the White House to participate in the Advancing Educational Technology in Teacher Preparation Innovation Summit.

UMUC Faculty Member Earns Prestigious Appointment on IBM Board

University of Maryland University College Graduate School faculty member Elena Gortcheva has been invited to serve on the IBM Academic Advisory Board.

Credit for Life Lessons Boosts Academic Career

Carol Cron tells how she parlayed her job experience into college credit to fast-track her degree.