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Kaiserslautern - Rhine Ordnance Barracks

Explore hybrid courses, advising, and student services at the Kaiserslautern -Rhine Ordnance Barracks location at UMGC Europe.


UMGC Office: Building 288
UMGC Classroom: Building 285
Kaiserslautern, Germany
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Kaiserslautern - Rhine Ordnance Barracks
314-493-2579 - (DSN)
314-493-2577 - (DSN)
0800 - 1630
0800 - 1630
0800 - 1630
0800 - 1630
0800 - 1630


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 contact us to schedule an appointment with your academic advisor.

UMGC Academic Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0800-1630
DSN: 314-493-2579, 314-493-2577
Civilian:  +49-(0)631-5600-1725

Social Work Advising

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

Your Advisor(s)

Michele Bigos - advisor

Aimee Eddington, MBA

Academic Advisor

Directions and Parking

The UMGC office is located in the Rhine Ordnance Education Center in Building 288.

To find our location, please take Autobahn 6 (A6) until the Kaiserslautern-West/ Opel exit. When you exit the A6, remain on the off-ramp lane and you will come to the Opel traffic circle at the end of the exit. Please take the first exit in the traffic circle in the direction of Rhine Ordnance Barracks (ROB). After you exit the circle, drive about 30-40 meters, and the front gate to ROB will be located straight ahead. Once you have passed through the front gate and inspection area, take the first right turn onto a one way street. At the end of the street, turn left. Building 288 is located on the left side of the road and parking is available along the street.

Get Directions to Kaiserslautern - Rhine Ordnance Barracks (ROB)

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, contact us.

2 NTC Locations Available

  • Ramstein National Test Center is now located in Building 2120, Room 426.
  • Landstuhl Education Center: Building 3722

Hours of Operation

Ramstein NTC: Wednesday-Friday, 0830-1630
Landstuhl NTC: 
Tuesday, 0900-1300 Thursday, 0900-1600
Both Closed on U.S. holidays

Contact Information for Ramstein NTC

Contact Information for Landstuhl NTC

Available Tests and Testing Hours

Who is Eligible?

Examinations are available to DANTES-funded active duty military servicemembers and eligible civilian employees and, on a space available basis, to all other examinees who have a U.S. military ID card.

Please note: Eligible civilians will incur a fee for testing. Additionally, if you are active duty military or civilian and not currently enrolled with UMGC, you can have your online internet-based exams officially proctored for a $35 fee. You can pay for exam fees by credit or debit card.


CLEP Testing Schedule (Testing available at the Landstuhl NTC & Ramstein NTC)

CLEP Testing Schedule

Wednesday0900, 1330
Thursday0900, 1330
Friday0900, 1330

How to Register

CLEP registration is a two-part process:

  1. Create an account, register for an exam, and receive a voucher registration ticket with CLEP College Board. Candidates must bring the corresponding CLEP registration ticket on the day of testing.

    Note: Active duty/reserve military members only will check a box that states they are eligible for DANTES-funded exams during the registration process.
    By selecting this and providing the necessary information, the exam total will be $0.00 when you confirm the order at the end of the registration process. If eligible DANTES-funded exam candidates do not select this box during the registration process, it will associate a fee with the exam.

  2. Schedule an appointment by calling or emailing your local NTC through the Ramstein NTC reservation system or the Landstuhl NTC reservation system.


DSST Testing Schedule (Testing available at the Landstuhl NTC & Ramstein NTC)

CLEP Testing Schedule

Wednesday0900, 1330
Thursday0900, 1330
Friday0900, 1330

How to Register

Schedule an appointment by calling or emailing your local NTC or through the Ramstein NTC reservation system or the Landstuhl NTC reservation system. No pre-registration with DSST is required; an account can be created on the day of testing.

Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE Testing Schedule (Testing available at the Landstuhl NTC & Ramstein NTC)


How to Register

  1. Go to Pearson VUE military communities.
  2. Select Schedule an exam at a military test center under military communities on the right-hand side.
  3. Select the exam you wish to take from the list of choices provided.
  4. Register and create an account.
  5. To schedule an exam with a DoD site, select the button MILITARY COMMUNITY looking for on-base test centers, please click here.
  6. In the State/Province box provided, select Armed Forces, Europe & Other from the drop-down menu, click search, and select your desired DoD location to schedule an exam.
  7. For information regarding your specific exam, please contact Pearson VUE directly.

DSST Public Speaking Part 2 (Testing available at the Landstuhl NTC & Ramstein NTC)

Public Speaking Testing Schedule


How to Register

Schedule Part 1 testing time with your local NTC or through the Ramstein NTC reservation system or the Landstuhl NTC reservation system. Schedule Part 2 at testing center upon successful completion of Part 1. 

Proctored Exams

Proctored Exams Testing Schedule

Contact your NTC to check scheduling availability

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