Academic advisors are available to assist you in planning and completing your educational goals while you are in Europe.

Emphasizing a personal approach to education, UMGC Europe academic advisors are available to assist you in planning and completing your educational goals while you are in Europe.

Advisors are always available to:

  • Develop and discuss educational plans consistent with your interests and goals

  • Assist you with course selection

  • Discuss how you can complete your education with UMGC anywhere in the world

  • Prepare a Fast Plan to see how close you are to a degree and which credits might transfer to UMGC

  • Review your degree progress and graduation requirements with you

The UMGC Europe academic advising team looks forward to discussing your educational goals with you.

To Ensure You Have a Solid Academic Plan

  • Schedule and maintain regular appointments with your academic advisor.
  • Consult with your academic advisor before enrolling in courses.
  • Ask for assistance in a timely manner if you are unsure about university policies.

Prepare for Your Advising Appointment

  • When scheduling an appointment, inform the local UMGC staff what you would like to accomplish during your meeting.
  • Think of any questions you may have for the advisor about completing your academic program or starting a new one.
  • If your official evaluation is not complete
    • Request a Fast Plan (tentative evaluation).
    • Submit your unofficial transcripts at least three days prior to your appointment.
    • Request official copies of all outstanding military or civilian transcripts, or college-level test scores, to be sent to UMGC.
  • If your official evaluation is complete
    • Review your degree requirements in MyUMGC.