UMUC provides an array of students services to help you get started or stay on track during your academic career.

Walk-in advising hours at the Academic Center at Largo are

  • Monday–Thursday, 8:30 a.m–8 p.m.
  • Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Academic advising is available by phone at 800-888-UMUC (8682), Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–8 p.m.

Customer service support staff are available 24/7 by phone at 800-888-UMUC (8682), by chat at Help@UMUC, and by opening a case at Help@UMUC.

Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions

The admissions team is responsible for reviewing and determining the eligibility of incoming applications. You will receive your letter of admission status from the Office of Admissions or a letter requesting additional information.

Learn How to Apply for Admission.


New Student Advising

If you are an undergraduate or graduate student residing in the United States, we can help you

  • Apply to the university
  • Determine your admission status
  • Choose the program that's right for you
  • Select and register for your first semester classes
  • Get answers to your questions about financial aid, online study, or about beginning a new program

Call 800-888-UMUC (8682) or e-mail to get started.


Academic Advising

Once you have enrolled in your first course, you will be assigned an academic advisor. We're here to help assist and support you from registration through graduation. We can help you

  • Select your courses
  • Navigate the MyUMUC student portal
  • Understand academic policies and programs
  • Discover ways to accelerate your degree completion

Get Academic Advising

Here is a list to learn more about UMUC's advising services: