UMUC Student Profiles

University of Maryland University College is a state university that specializes in educating busy professionals with online and on-site classes. Read on to find stories about how our students and alumni are adding real professional value on the job and achieving their personal and professional goals.

Meet Students and Alumni

Kirk Clear

The Real World of Mentoring Virtually

UMUC Mentor Program connects students and alumni with an online profile-matching system and offers support for professional success.
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Artist Teaches Photography Online

Artist Teaches Photography to UMUC Students Online

Ding Ren, UMUC adjunct assistant professor of photography, teaches online students to view the world differently.
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Eric Schuler Navy Student

Learning Across an Ocean: A Military Student Shares His UMUC Experience

An active-duty student explains why he chose to pursue his education at UMUC and how his future is looking bright.
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Amalia Lopez and Class News

Alumna is Prepared for an Education Revolution

Armed with a bachelor’s degree in English, Amalia Lopez stepped confidently into a revolutionary educational system.
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Military Spouse Misti Jorges Is Undeterred by Obstacles to her Education

Misti Jorges continues her education at UMUC as she moves around the world with her husband, who's in the U.S. Navy.
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