Fort Meade

Fort Meade offers comprehensive services for prospective and current students.


UMUC locations  

University of Maryland Global Campus offers full services at Fort Meade in Fort Meade, Maryland.

Hybrid classes are available nearby at a classroom location in Odenton, Maryland. If you have questions about hybrid classes at Fort Meade, including classroom location hours, contact by phone at 301-621-9882 or by e-mail at baseadvisor@umuc.edu.

About Fort Meade

Address

Student Services

2474 Ernie Pyle Street

Room 130

Fort Meade, MD 20755-5093

Hours of Operation

Monday:

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

Tuesday:

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

Wednesday:

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

Thursday:

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

Friday:

7:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

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

Contact Information

Main Phone

Offered at This Location

  • Undergraduate Hybrid Classes
  • Full Services

Fort Meade At a Glance

  • Military Location
  • Hybrid Classes
  • Advising
  • Placement Testing

Military Location

The site is located on a military installation. Learn more about how UMGC specializes in serving military and veteran students.

Hybrid Classes at Fort Meade

Hybrid classes for bachelor's degrees are offered at this location. See the schedule of classes to browse available classes for the next term.

Browse hybrid undergraduate classes at Fort Meade.

Classes Address

8379 Piney Orchard Parkway

Suite E

Odenton, MD 21113

Services at Fort Meade

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.

Placement Testing

Online placement tests are offered at this location by appointment. Walk-ins are also welcome. These tests are complimentary for UMGC students. Learn more about placement testing.

Monday:

Noon-2 p.m.

Tuesday:

Noon-2 p.m.

Wednesday:

Noon-2 p.m.

Thursday:

Noon-2 p.m.

Friday:

Noon-2 p.m.

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

Military and government ID card holders whose vehicles have a DoD decal can take Md. 32 East and follow signs to Fort Meade/Mapes Road. Enter Fort Meade, and turn right onto Earnie Pyle Street. The UMGC Fort Meade office is located in Building 2474 approximately 3 blocks down on the right in the Army Continuing Education Services Building, Room 130.

All others, take Md. 175 to Reece Road. Follow signs to the main gate and Visitor Control Center. Follow Reece Road to Cooper Avenue, and turn left. At Mapes Road, turn left. Turn right onto Earnie Pyle Street. The UMGC Office is located in Building 2474 approximately 3 blocks down on the right in the Army Continuing Education Services Building, Room 130.

Access to Fort Meade

If you do not have a military ID, please contact this UMGC location for information on entry.

NSA campus access is required to use this location's testing center.

Security

Find out about UMGC closings and more by signing up for MyAlerts by text or e-mail.

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.