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GEICO Associates:
Save up to 25% on Tuition at UMGC

Program Benefits
  • Online & On-Site Courses
    for GEICO Associates
  • Up to 25% Discount
    on Out-of-State Tuition
  • 5% Discount
    on Specialty Grad Tuition
  • $50 Savings
    with App Fee Waiver


Boost your career potential with an affordable degree from a leader in online education.

If you're a GEICO associate, you can take advantage of several education benefits thanks to the EdAssist alliance with University of Maryland Global Campus, a leader in online education for working adults.

  • Take online or on-site courses at select GEICO locations
  • Save up to 25 percent on out-of-state tuition for most programs*
  • Save 5 percent on tuition for specialty graduate programs
  • Save $50 when you apply to UMGC as a new student with your application fee waiver

Courses for GEICO Associates

UMGC and GEICO have worked together for more than 10 years to deliver UMGC courses especially for GEICO associates. New and returning students can take advantage of online courses through regional locations in Anchorage, AK, Honolulu, HI, Jacksonville, FL, Macon, GA, Marlton, NJ, Tucson, AZ, Virginia Beach, VA, and many more locations. We offer on-site courses at the GEICO offices in Chevy Chase, MD, Fredericksburg, VA, and Springfield, VA.

Tuition Discount Details

This discount will be applied to out-of-state tuition for eligible students in most programs.* This discount cannot be combined with certain scholarships or discount programs, including the Maryland Completion Scholarship, the Military New Graduate Student Savings Program, the Alumni Succeed Again Scholarship, and the discount for out-of-state community college alliances. Discounted tuition rates may not fall below the standard in-state rate or any special tuition rate offered to eligible activity-duty military servicemembers, their spouses, or dependents.

Upcoming GEICO Course Schedule

The UMGC Experience

We offer the best of both worlds—a convenient online education from a respected state university. Our career-focused degree and certificate programs are designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge you need to become a more valued member of the team. Plus, our courses are specifically created to be delivered within a fully collaborative online classroom that prepares your employees with skills and knowledge.

Get Started & Register

It’s easy to get started. Whether you’re focused on advancing your career or continuing your education, UMGC offers the ideal program to help you reach your goal.

Note for Returning Students: Complete steps 2, 3, 4, and 6 before each term to continue your enrollment at UMGC and to receive tuition benefits.


Apply for admission to UMGC: Complete the online application for admission. It typically takes about 10 minutes. On the admission application, select “GEICO” as your employer. This step is required for first-time students only.


Complete the EdAssist Tuition Assistance Application: GEICO associates must complete and submit this application to EdAssist. On the application, make sure to select the "direct bill" option. Once your application is approved, you will receive a Letter of Credit.


Provide your Letter of Credit each term: You will need to submit your signed Letter of Credit and UMGC student ID number to as soon as you register for courses. The Letter of Credit will allow you to defer your tuition and will enable EdAssist to pay UMGC directly.


Verify your employment: Complete a tuition benefits verification form for each term that you plan to enroll in courses. Be sure to fill out the proper form. UMGC has a separate verification form for employees/members and spouses/dependents.


Earn credit for your education and eligible experience: Submit your official transcripts from any previous institutions of higher education. This step is required for first-time students only.


Register for classes: Once you're admitted to UMGC, you will receive a student ID (EmplID) so you can register for courses online. Check the UMGC schedule of classes to view courses, and then register for classes online using the MyUMGC Student Portal. You cannot register for classes held at on-site GEICO locations via the MyUMGC portal. For these classes, you will need to contact the GEICO HR representative listed under the location schedule.

Contact Us

Get all of the information you need to begin your undergraduate or graduate program at University of Maryland Global Campus. Please complete and submit the form below. Complete this form to have an advisor contact you.

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* The tuition discount will not be applied to the following graduate programs and related courses: Master of Business Administration; Master of Science in data analytics; Master of Science in digital forensics and cyber investigation; Master of Science in cybersecurity management and policy; Master of Science in cybersecurity technology; graduate certificates in cybersecurity management and policy, cybersecurity technology, digital forensics and cyber investigation, and foundations in business analytics; all doctoral programs; and select legacy programs. The tuition discount will apply beginning in the term in which you notify UMGC of your eligibility. Tuition discounts will not be applied to previous terms.

Additional discounts may be available for Federal employees and their spouses and eligible dependents. Undergraduate and standard graduate program tuition for students who meet the criteria for Maryland residency will be the applicable in-state rate. Tuition for active-duty military; members of the Selected Reserves, National Guard, and the Commissioned Corps of the U.S. Public Health Service and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration; and the spouses and dependents of these student groups will be the applicable military or specialty rate. If you are a student using Post 9/11 benefits, please contact an advisor at 800-939-8682 to determine if you can apply both benefits.