Ramstein

Explore hybrid courses, advising, and student services at the Ramstein location at UMGC Europe.

Due to the current coronavirus pandemic and the safety measures needed to safely serve our students, we are open for appointments only at our on-site locations. To make an appointment, please follow this link: https://outlook.office365.com/owa/calendar/RamsteinPCs@umgc.edu/bookings/.

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

Contact Information

Location

  • Base: Ramstein Air Base
  • Education Center: Ramstein Education Center
  • Building: 2120, 4th Floor

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri, 0800-1630
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.

Advising

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, 0800-1630
DSN: 314-480-5611
Civilian:   +49-(0)631-5600-1725
Email: advisingkmc-europe@umgc.edu

Social Work Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0900-1600
Civilian: +49-(0)631-534-80315
Email: socialwork-europe@umgc.edu

Your Advisor(s)

Michele Bigos - advisor

Michele Bigos

Senior Academic Advisor

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Teran Jones

Teran Jones

Academic Advisor

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Matthew Mackey, MFA

Academic Advisor

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Computer Labs

The UMGC-sponsored computer lab in building 2104 has computers available for student use. Each computer provides access to the internet, as well as a word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. The computer lab is located in an education center and is accessible Mon-Thurs, 1000-1400 and 1630-2130. If classes are scheduled to be taught in the lab, it will be unavailable for public use.

Directions and Parking

The UMGC office is located in the Ramstein Education Center in building 2120.

To find our location, please take Autobahn 6 (A6) toward Saarbrucken. Remain on the A6 until you reach the "Einsiedlerhof exit." Exit the Autobahn at the Einsiedlerhof exit and you will come to a traffic circle at the end of the exit ramp. Take the second exit in the traffic circle, in the direction of Ramstein Air Base. Continue driving straight until the road forks. Veer to the left and this will lead you to the gate leading onto the base.

Parking is available on the left side of Building 2120. The UMGC office is located on the 4th floor.

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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 vary by location and may include College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST), Pearson VUE, and Excelsior College exams. See details below for tests offered at this site.

Location

  • Education Center: Ramstein Education Center
  • Building: 2104, Room 116

Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday, 0800-1630
Closed U.S. holidays

Contact Information

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.

Available Tests and Testing Hours

CLEP

CLEP Testing Schedule

DAY HOURS
Monday 0830, 1330
Tuesday 0830, 1330
Wednesday 0830, 1330
Thursday 0830, 1330
Friday 0830, 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 with your local NTC through the NTC reservation system.

 

DSST

DSST Testing Schedule

DAY HOURS
Monday 0830, 1330
Tuesday 0830, 1330
Wednesday 0830, 1330
Thursday 0830, 1330
Friday 0830, 1330

How to Register

Schedule a testing time with your local NTC through the 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

DAY HOURS
Tuesday 0830-1330

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.

 

Public Speaking

Public Speaking Testing Schedule

DAY HOURS
Monday 0830, 1330
Tuesday 0830, 1330
Wednesday 0830, 1330
Thursday 0830, 1330
Friday 0830, 1330

How to Register

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

 

ASE (Automotive Service Excellence Certification)

ASE Testing Schedule

DAY HOURS
Monday 0830, 1330
Tuesday 0830, 1330
Wednesday 0830, 1330
Thursday 0830, 1330
Friday 0830, 1330

How to Register

ASE registration is a two-part process:

  1. Create an account, register for an exam, and receive a voucher registration ticket with ASE. Candidates must bring the corresponding ASE registration ticket on the day of testing.
  2. Schedule an appointment with your local NTC through the NTC reservation system.

 

Proctored Exams

Proctored Exams Testing Schedule

Contact your NTC to check scheduling availability

How to Register

Contact your local NTC coordinator.