Commencement Contacts

UMGC remains focused on the health and safety of its students, employees, alumni, and guests. Due to the current coronavirus situation, we have decided to postpone Commencement 2020 in Kaiserslautern, Germany, originally scheduled for 2 May. Additional information regarding the new date for the ceremony will be shared at a later time. Any questions regarding the postponement should be directed to


If you have any questions or security-related issues, the Student Services Office is ready to assist you from Monday through Friday, 0800-1700 CET at CIV +49-(0)631-534-80266 or e-mail We will be happy to help you.

If you or any guests have a physical impairment affecting mobility, vision, or hearing, please list this on the confirm your participation form or contact UMGC Europe via e-mail at or call CIV +49-(0)631-534-800.

Emergency Contact

In case of an emergency on the day of commencement, contact the UMGC Europe headquarters information desk at
CIV +49-(0)631-534-800 (international) or 0631-534-800 (Germany).


The UMGC Europe Office of Marketing and Communications is happy to assist with any press inquiries. Please contact Iris Close (, or call CIV +49-(0)631-534-80171.