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Dorsey Station

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers classes and services at Dorsey Station, located along the MARC Camden line. This location serves transfer students from Anne Arundel Community College, Howard Community College, and local military and civilian students who need advising or other student services. Easily accessible from I-95 and Route 295, this site offers a state-of-the-art learning environment for students who live or work nearby.

Classes Offered at Dorsey Station


On-site classes in the following academic areas are available:


Students enrolled in the MBA or other master's programs may take the core courses for those programs on-site at Dorsey.

General Education

The following general education course is offered at Dorsey:


Finding Classes

When searching the schedule of classes, be sure to sort by location:

  • Dorsey Station (DORS) - On-site
  • Dorsey Station (DORS_HY) - Online Hybrid

Services Offered at Dorsey Station


Please call 443-459-3500 to schedule an appointment with an advisor.  Appointments via Skype are also available for those students at a distance. Contact the office for more information.


Computer Labs

A computer lab is available at Dorsey Station. Call 443-459-3500 for hours.


Directions and Parking

From Baltimore and Points North:

Take I 95 South. Exit 43A from I 95, towards 100 East, Exit 6A, toward Route 1 South. At the next light, turn left onto Dorsey Road. Make an immediate left at the first road to remain on Dorsey Road. Continue on Dorsey Road. Turn left onto Douglas Legum Drive. At the stop sign, turn right onto Deerpath Road and follow to the end.

From I 495 and Points South:

Take I 495 East. Exit 27 to I 95 North. Exit 43A, towards 100 East, Exit 6A, towards Route 1 South. At the next light, turn left onto Dorsey Road. Follow Turn left at the first stop sign to remain on Dorsey Road. Continue on Dorsey Road. Turn left onto Douglas Legum Drive. At the stop sign, turn right onto Deerpath Road and follow to the end.


Library Services

Dorsey Station is a UMUC circulation location. UMUC students, faculty, and staff can use the USMAI library catalog to request a book and have it delivered to Dorsey Station from any USMAI library. The computer lab has access to the online catalog of the University System of Maryland and many full-text web databases. Call 800-888-UMUC (8682), ext. 7209 for more information or visit the UMUC Library.


National Testing Center

Tuesday: 9 a.m., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

UMUC manages the National Testing Center offering computerized CLEP and DSST testing on a walk-in basis. The center is open to the community. DSST's Principles of Public Speaking exam is now available by appointment only. Please send a request for an appointment to


Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Information

  • For emergencies and to report a crime, call 911.
  • To receive text alerts for emergencies, severe weather alerts, crime alerts and school closings, please sign up for the UMUC emergency notification system at
  • To reach the UMUC Main Security Office, call 301-985-7371 or 240-723-2423
  • To reach the Dorsey main office, call 443-459-3500

Textbook Distribution

MBS Direct can provide all of the textbook and course materials you need for your courses. MBS Direct is also your sole source for UMUC course guides, lab kits, and video and audiotapes.

If you prefer to order by phone, call MBS Direct Customer Service at 800-325-3252 or e-mail with any questions. Students who reside outside the continental U.S. can contact MBS Direct at the international phone number 573-441-9179.


Other Important Information

Classroom assignments will be available online two weeks before classes begin.

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UMUC Locations: Dorsey Station

Contact Us

Address: 6865 Deerpath Rd. Rm. 2101
Elkridge, MD 21075
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Phone: 443-459-3500
Fax: 443-459-3505

Attend an Open House

This location is participating in Open House Week from August 4 to 8. Learn more about these events and register.


  • Monday–Thursday,
    8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday,
    8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Please call 443-459-3500 for more information and weekend hours.