Get your questions answered about enrolling and studying at UMGC.
Undergraduate applicants must have graduated high school or completed the GED and earned a cumulative GPA of 2.0 on any college-level coursework. Graduate applicants must submit an official transcript indicating completion of at least a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited, degree-granting university or college.
UMGC does not require that you submit official test scores.
Classes are enrolling now. While there are three semesters per year - fall, spring and summer - each semester has multiple sessions and start dates from which to choose. Select the start date that's most convenient for you. Find the next session date.
UMGC offers a wide variety of associate's, bachelor's, and master's degree programs as well as undergraduate and graduate certificates. UMGC in Adelphi, Maryland, also offers two doctorate degrees. Select a program in business and management, information technology, criminal justice, cybersecurity, homeland security, or one of many other areas of study. See all undergraduate and graduate programs available to students in Europe and the Middle East.
Tuition and Financial Aid
UMGC encourages you to apply for financial aid, whether it is in the form of scholarships or federal aid money. UMGC's Financial Aid Office is here for you as a resource throughout the financial aid process. Research the types of aid available.
UMGC offers a variety of scholarships to qualified students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Financial Aid Office recommends you complete the UMGC Scholarship Application in order to qualify for financial awards. Review all UMGC Europe scholarships.
Support and Resources
UMGC makes academic services available to all its students - whether they take classes online or on-site. Using web-based technologies, UMGC students can access the following tools to help them succeed:
Department of Student Success
Effective Writing Center
Exams and Testing Services
Information and Library Services
Student Advisory Council
Learn more about UMGC's comprehensive student services.
UMGC hosts a diverse and growing student population. Approximately 90,000 students attend worldwide, and 22,000 attend in Europe and the Middle East.