University of Maryland Global Campus offers you the best of both worlds: the reputation and affordable tuition of a state university paired with the convenience of online study.

We know finances are a big factor in our students' lives, which is why we offer so many ways to save and affordable tuition rates. Let us help you put together a plan to invest in your education and career.

We'll help you find ways to finance your education, including federal financial aid for those who qualify, our interest-free monthly payment plan, and employer tuition assistance.

Ways to Save on Your Education

  • Major savings on textbooks: At UMGC, we've replaced nearly every textbook with no-cost electronic course materials that are tailored to each course.
  • Reduced tuition for Maryland residents: Maryland residents receive low in-state tuition rates at UMGC. Find out if you could qualify as a Maryland resident.
  • Reduced tuition for military servicemembers and families: Military servicemembers and their spouses and dependents may be eligible for reduced military rates for most UMGC programs and can use Tuition Assistance toward a degree.
  • Scholarships: UMGC offers more than 100 scholarships, including need-based and merit-based awards. Plus, with the Completion Scholarship for Maryland community college graduates, you can turn an associate's into a bachelor's for $12,000 or less. Use the Scholarship Finder to find scholarships you may qualify for.
  • Discounts for Federal employees: Federal employees can save up to 25 percent on out-of-state tuition and specialty graduate programs.

Additional Information

Learn about ways to meet, manage, and lower your education costs.

Learn more about costs and tuition.

Calculate your attendance cost, including tuition, living expenses, and more.

This tool provides cost estimates for first-time, full-time undergraduate students.

Learn How Much Your Degree May Cost

The Time and Tuition Estimator provides estimated tuition and fees based on your program of interest and tuition rate. You can calculate potential savings with transfer credits, scholarships, grants, tuition assistance, and employer discounts. Plus, you can estimate your graduation date. Get your estimate today.

Have Questions?

Check out our financial aid and tuition FAQ.

Explore Financial Aid in Depth

More information about grants, loans, scholarships, and other financial aid options, as well as financial aid policies, is available in Financial Aid in the Current Students section. Or visit UMGC Europe or UMGC Asia for information on financial aid, tuition, and payment options for overseas students.