Partner with your UMGC team to help make decisions that can fast-track your educational goals.
You can reach these departments through the links below. Direct phone numbers and military-specific numbers may also be provided for some departments. UMGC's address and main phone number are listed at the bottom of this page.
An academic advisor is your primary point of contact and will be there to
Advisors will partner with staff members from the following departments, either working with them on your behalf or having you contact them directly. In either case, the advisor is your advocate.
Advisors are available in person or by e-mail or phone.
Financial aid counselors process your application for aid and can help you
For help, visit UMGC's Help Center.
Make sure to fill out your FAFSA application with the school code 011644.
Student Accounts representatives process all payments, including employer and military tuition assistance, and coordinate Perkins loans. They can help you
If you have questions about your assignments, syllabi, or coursework, your instructor should be your first point of contact. Never be afraid to ask for help or clarification.
Contact information, including preferred methods of contact, is provided in your class syllabi in the online classroom one week before your course starts.
Academic specialists in each department can answer questions about your field of study. There is a 24-48 hour response time for all questions.
The UMGC Library can help you work through all stages of a research project with
Tutoring and mentoring resources may be available through your individual classes. Become familiar with these resources and utilize them as needed. Also, familiarize yourself with Turnitin.com (your faculty will provide your login id).
Career Services counselors can help you with