Student Support Services

At University of Maryland University College, we recognize that it takes dedication and commitment—of your time and finances—to pursue higher education, and we're here to support you during every step of your academic journey.


UMUC's friendly, knowledgeable advisors can help you choose the right degree program, learn about transferring credits, select and register for classes and more.

Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

The Office of Accessibility Services coordinates services that provide equal academic opportunities to students with disabilities.

Career Planning Advice

Career Services can provide assistance with resume writing and career planning, as well as opportunities to network with employers, alumni and other students.

Writing Help

Through the Effective Writing Center, students can get one-on-one writing advice and access online writing resources.

Tutoring and Mentoring

Undergraduate students have the opportunity to connect with a tutor or a mentor for free.

Student Life

Connect with fellow UMUC students from around the globe by getting involved in an academic club or honor society.

Technical Support

Help@UMUC provides around-the-clock technical assistance for students via phone and chat.

Video: The UMUC Effective Writing Center

Know what you want to say, but not exactly sure how to phrase it? UMUC's Effective Writing Center offers a variety of services to help you gain confidence in your own writing.