Learn about student services offered at the Illesheim location for UMGC Europe.

University of Maryland Global Campus Europe offers classes and full services at Illesheim, Germany.

Contact Information


  • Base: Storck Barracks
  • Education Center: Army Education Center
  • Building: 6503, Room 207

Hours of Operation

Thursday, 0900-1600
Closed U.S. holidays

Additional Information

Upcoming On-Site Events

Thank you for your interest. We currently have no events in this location scheduled at this time. See the full list of upcoming webinars and events.


Emphasizing a personal approach to education, the UMGC academic advising staff is always available to assist you in developing a personalized plan of study. Request a Fast Plan and meet the advising team.

Contact us to set an appointment with your academic advisor.

UMGC Academic Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0830-1630
DSN: 314-467-4991
Civilian: +49-(0)984-183-4991

Social Work Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0900-1600
Civilian: +49-(0)631-5600-1737

Your Advisor(s)

Peter Pederson

Peter Pederson, MPhil

Senior Academic Advisor


Lin Sao, MA

Academic Advisor

Testing Services

UMGC offers National Test Centers (NTC) featuring exams and certifications in a wide variety of subject areas, on-site support, easy scheduling, and the benefit of instant score results. Available exams include College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST), Pearson VUE, and Excelsior College exams. If you are interested in earning credit or certifications through testing services, find a National Test Center near you.

Computer Labs

The UMGC-sponsored computer lab has eight computers available for student use. Each computer provides access to the Internet, as well as a word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. The computers are located in an education center classroom, therefore availability depends upon classroom use. When the classroom is free, the computer lab is accessible from Mon-Fri, 0830-1630.

Directions and Parking

The UMGC office is located in the Storck Barracks Education Center, Building 6503, Room 207. The GPS address is Flugplatz, 91471 Illesheim.

To find our location, please take the German Federal Highway B470 toward the town of Illesheim. Then follow the signs toward Storck Barracks. Once you pass through the inspection area at the main gate, please follow the road straight onto the main post. On this road you will pass through another gate. The barracks is located on the right side. Continue going straight and you will pass a gas station. After the gas station, count four buildings down and then turn right. Then make an immediate left turn onto the next street. The education center is located in Building 6503, on your left side. The UMGC office is located on the 2nd floor. Parking is available behind the education center; additional parking is available across the street behind the bank and food truck.

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