Fort Myer

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

UMUC locations  

University of Maryland Global Campus offers classes and limited services at Fort Myer in Fort Myer, Virginia.

Currently, this location's advising is taking place online through our virtual advising room on Monday–Friday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. ET.

For ease and convenience, you can schedule an appointment in advance.

About Fort Myer


Student Services

239 Sheridan Avenue

Building 417, Room 215

Fort Myer, VA 22211

Hours of Operation


8 a.m.-4 p.m.


8 a.m.-4 p.m.


8 a.m.-4 p.m.


8 a.m.-4 p.m.


8 a.m.-4 p.m.

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

Offered at This Location

  • Undergraduate Hybrid Classes
  • Services on a Limited Schedule

Fort Myer At a Glance

  • Military Location
  • Hybrid Classes
  • Advising

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 Myer

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 Myer.

Services at Fort Myer


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.

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


  • Take I-395 toward Exit 8A.
  • Take VA-27/Washington Boulevard and take the Fort Myer exit to the Hatfield Gate.
  • Proceed through the checkpoint onto Carpenter Road.
  • Turn left onto McNair Road, left onto Gorgas Street, and then right onto Sheridan Avenue.

The Fort Myer Education Center is in Building 417 at 239 Sheridan Avenue. The Education Center is located on the 2nd floor of the Post Library in room 215. Call 703-527-4952 for more information.

Access to Fort Myer

This is an open base for U.S. citizens and foreigners with appropriate documentation. Visitors are able to present a valid identification and current vehicle registration at the visitors gate to obtain base access.

If you are a non-DoD visitor, you must be sponsored in order to get a base access pass.


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.

UMGC is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV). University of Maryland Global Campus, 9625 Belvoir Road, Barden Education Center, Building 1017, Room 128, Fort Belvoir, VA 22060.