Fort Irwin

Fort Irwin offers comprehensive services for prospective and current students.

University of Maryland University College offers full services at Fort Irwin in Fort Irwin, California.

About Fort Irwin


Student Services

3rd Street

Building 1020, Room 31

Fort Irwin, CA

Hours of Operation

By appointment only.


Contact us to confirm hours on holidays and during university breaks.

Contact Information

Main Phone

Offered at This Location

  • Full Services

Fort Irwin At a Glance

  • Military Location
  • Advising
  • Placement Testing

Military Location

The site is located on a military installation and is only open to military servicemembers, their dependents, and civilian employees working on base. Learn more about how UMUC specializes in serving military students.

Services at Fort Irwin


Our friendly, knowledgeable staff are available to help you find the right academic program to meet your career goals, estimate your transfer credits and time to graduation, find ways to finance your education that fit your budget, apply for admission, and register for classes.

Please make an appointment for advising services at this location.

Hours of Operation

By appointment only.


Placement Testing

Online placement tests are offered at this location by appointment. These tests are complimentary for UMUC students. Learn more about placement testing.

Hours of Operation

By appointment only.


Online Library

UMUC's online library is available 24/7 to students around the globe. Most printed materials can be mailed at no cost to students in the continental United States, or you can request electronic delivery for journal articles and book chapters. To access research databases and the library catalog or view tutorials on how to conduct research, visit the UMUC Library.

Getting Here and Parking


Pass through the main gate on Fort Irwin Road, which becomes South Loop Road. Continue to a four-way stop without a traffic light. This is the intersection of South Loop Road and Inner Loop Road. Turn left onto Inner Loop Road, and continue going straight. Turn right onto G Avenue, and continue approximately 1/2 mile. Turn left onto 3rd Street, and proceed about 1/8 mile. The Education Center (Building 1020) will be on your left.

Parking Tips

Parking is available in the lot in front of the Education Center. Traffic in the parking lot is one-way.

Access to Fort Irwin

If you do not have a military ID, please contact the base for information on entry.

For security purposes, civilian students may be required to complete a Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act release form—also known as a FERPA waiver—when receiving base access for the first time. This form gives permission for UMUC to provide information about you to the military.