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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.

Stock the Shelf Book Drive

Phi Kappa Phi's spring book drive seeks donations of books for children and young adults.

Nevertheless She Persisted

Attend a special presentation by spoken word artist Jinahie in celebration of Women's History Month.

UMUC Operational Status

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

Opening Reception Celebrates Three Abstract Artists

Join the Arts Program on March 18 for the opening reception of the new exhibition The Language of Abstraction: Ed Clark, Richard W. Franklin, and Kenneth Young.

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

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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.

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.