Thank you for your interest in University of Maryland Global Campus SALUTE Honor Society. UMGC is grateful for your service to our nation and congratulates you on your academic success.
The principle behind SALUTE, which stands for Service Academics Leadership Unity Tribute Excellence, is to recognize academic success among our student veterans.
Undergraduate students who have completed a minimum of 12 credits of coursework and earned a GPA of 3.00 or higher and graduate students who have completed 12 credits of graduate work (or the equivalent) and earned a GPA of 3.5 or higher are invited to apply. All applicants must also
- Qualify as military or veteran students under locally derived and maintained definitions
- Have served or currently be serving in the military, National Guard, or reserves or, if no longer serving, have been honorably discharged from service
- Have served as a mentor in the One2One mentoring program for at least one term or be an active Vessey VRC* communicator (posting feedback on articles or to the social wall at least twice per month)
- Maintain the highest ethical standards
If you are enrolled at UMGC and meet the minimum standards stated above, we encourage you to apply for membership.