Fort Gordon

Fort Gordon offers services for prospective and current students on a limited schedule.


UMUC locations  

University of Maryland Global Campus offers limited services at Fort Gordon in Fort Gordon, Georgia.

About Fort Gordon

Address

271 Heritage Park Lane

Building 35200

Fort Gordon , GA 30905

Hours of Operation

Monday:

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET

Tuesday:

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET

Wednesday:

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET

Thursday:

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET

Friday:

7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET

Contact us to confirm hours on holidays and during university breaks.

Offered at This Location

  • Undergraduate Hybrid Classes
  • Services on a Limited Schedule
  • Test Center

Fort Gordon At a Glance

  • Military Location
  • Advising
  • Test Center

Military Location

The site is located on a military installation and is only open to military servicemembers, their dependents, and civilian employees working on base. Learn more about how UMUC specializes in serving military students.

Services at Fort Gordon

Advising

Our friendly, knowledgeable staff are available to help you find the right academic program to meet your career goals, estimate your transfer credits and time to graduation, find ways to finance your education that fit your budget, apply for admission, and register for classes.

Walk-ins are welcome, or you can make an appointment for advising services at this location.

Test Center

At the National Test Center, you can take exams to demonstrate what you know and fast-track your degree. Learn more about credit by exam.

CLEP DSST Pearson VUE Proctored Exams

CLEP

Our test center offers computer-based College Level Examination Program, or CLEP, exams. CLEP study guides are available at most bookstores or you can order online through the College Board. The UMGC code number is 5804. You must enter this number on your exam material if you want your score sent to UMGC.

DSST

The nationally recognized DSST program, formerly known as DANTES Subject Standardized Tests, allows you to earn college credits for learning acquired outside the traditional classroom. The UMGC code number is 9357. You must enter this number on your exam material if you want your score sent to UMGC. The Principles of Public Speaking exam is available by appointment only by contacting your location or e-mailing Exams and Testing.

Pearson VUE

Pearson VUE testing includes academic, government, health, IT certifications, professional certifications and licensure exams, such as ASMC, Cisco, CompTIA, DSS, Excelsior, GMAT, ISC2, NREMT, PTCB, and much more. We also offer Pearson VUE Computerized GED Exams. The Pearson VUE exam is available by appointment only.

Proctored Exams

Proctored exams are available for students transferring from UMGC Europe or UMGC Asia.

Online Library

UMGC's online library is available 24/7 to students around the globe. Most printed materials can be mailed at no cost to students in the continental United States, or you can request electronic delivery for journal articles and book chapters. To access research databases and the library catalog or view tutorials on how to conduct research, visit the UMGC Library.

Getting Here and Parking

Directions

From the main (McKenna) gate, proceed onto Chamberlain Avenue and drive 1.5 miles. At the third signal, turn left onto Rice Road. Drive about a half mile and enter the traffic circle. Take the second exit from the traffic circle onto Avenue of the States, then turn right at the signal next to Huddle House. Make the first right into the parking lot behind Huddle House.

Enter the lobby double doors and turn immediately left, then immediately right through the doors labeled ACES.

Access to Fort Gordon

You must have base access to visit this location.

 

Noncredit IT/Cyber Certification Courses at Fort Gordon

U.S. Army servicemembers stationed at Fort Gordon can prepare for two IT/cyber certifications by taking noncredit UMGC training classes offered on base. Learn more about this opportunity here.

For security purposes, civilian students may be required to complete a Student Records Release form when receiving base access for the first time. This form gives permission for UMGC to provide information about you to the military.