North East Maryland Higher Education Center
Classes and Services
University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers classes and services at the North East Maryland Higher Education Center, formerly known as the HEAT Center. This location serves transfer students from Harford Community College and local military and civilian students who need advising or other student services.
When searching the schedule of classes, be sure to sort by location:
- HEAT Center (HEAT) - On-site
- HEAT Center (HEAT_HY) - Online Hybrid
The North East Maryland Higher Education Center, located at 1201 Technology Drive, Aberdeen, MD 21001, is at Aberdeen Exit 85W off of I-95 and is approximately 35 minutes north of Baltimore and 60 minutes from Philadelphia.
Representatives are available for appointments. Call 443-360-9136 for available times. Advising appointments are also available via Skype. Call 443-459-3500 to schedule a Skype appointment.
Computer lab access is available for students when classes are not in session. Please see the information desk for hours and availability. Computer access is also available for military students at Aberdeen Proving Ground. Call 410-272-8269 or 301-621-9882 for information.
You can access the online catalog of the University System of Maryland (USM) and many full-text Web databases at the UMUC office at Aberdeen Proving Ground. Call UMUC Library Services at 800-888-UMUC (8682), ext. 7209, for more information, or visit the UMUC Library.
MBS Direct can provide all of the textbook and course materials you need for your courses. MBS Direct is also your sole source for UMUC course guides, lab kits, and video and audiotapes.
If you prefer to order by phone, call MBS Direct Customer Service at 800-325-3252 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Students who reside outside the continental U.S. can contact MBS Direct at the international phone number 573-441-9179.
Classroom assignments will be available online two weeks before classes begin.