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Military & Veterans

UMGC is a top-ranked military- and veteran-trusted school.

At University of Maryland Global Campus, we understand the unique benefits you bring to the classroom—as well as the unique challenges you can face transitioning to civilian life. We offer award-winning, flexible academic programs and services for active-duty military servicemembers, veterans, and military spouses and families. Together, we can help you secure your future and succeed again.

Join our nationally recognized UMGC community today and:

Best For Vets

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Best For Vets

Military Times has ranked UMGC No. 1 “Best For Vets” in Primarily Online Education for 2022.

Made for the Military Community


Earn Credit Through a Military College or Institution

We partner with several military colleges and educational institutions to help you earn credit toward associate's, bachelor's, and master's degrees.


UMGC by the Numbers

Our experience and dedication in educating military servicemembers, veterans, and their families is unmatched.

Worldwide Locations
With our global footprint, you can earn your degree as you serve, wherever you’re stationed.
Source: UMGC Institutional Data
Military & Vets Enrolled
More than 53,000 servicemembers, veterans, and military spouses and families are currently enrolled at UMGC.
Source: UMGC Institutional Data

UMGC – Proudly Serving the Military for 75 Years

Learn about UMGC’s global services for active-duty military servicemembers, veterans, and military spouses and families, including career services, tutoring, and more.


Checklist for Success

At UMGC, we want our military students to succeed from the start. That's why we make our admissions process as frustration-free as possible.

Military & Veteran Insights

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Our helpful admissions advisors can help you choose an academic program to fit your career goals, estimate your transfer credits, and develop a plan for your education costs that fits your budget. If you’re a current UMGC student, please visit the Help Center.

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