University of Maryland
University College is accredited by the Commission on Higher
Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and
Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267-284-5000).
University of Maryland University College attempts to assist
all adult students, particularly those studying part time
who would otherwise be unable to afford a college education.
Regardless of their income, all students are encouraged to
apply for assistance; many financing options are available,
including alternative student loans, scholarships, veterans
benefits, payment options, etcetera.
OFFICE OF DIVERSITY INITIATIVES
Welcome to University of Maryland University College's (UMUC)
Office of Diversity Initiatives. We hope you'll find this
site to be informative and useful in understanding diversity,
learning how UMUC "embraces the world", and obtaining
information about various diversity activities in the coming
The office was established in April, 2000. Our mission is
to promote diversity and human relations through the collaborative
efforts of a Diversity Council composed of staff and faculty
from UMUC Adelphi, UMUC-Asia, and UMUC-Europe.
Members of the Diversity Council are volunteers. Their efforts
to promote diversity programs over the last year have been
quite successful. Their successes include the commemoration
of African American Heritage Month and Irish American Heritage
The Office of Diversity Initiatives is also responsible for
ensuring compliance with Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
(EEOC) and Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) policies.
We assist all university departments and divisions in resolving
affirmative action, EEO, and ADA issues that may interfere
with productivity and human relations in the workplace, and
we work toward ensuring that the university employs and retains
a diverse workforce.
Please click the following link to request admission, enrollment,
or additional information regarding this school over our secure
of Maryland University College Information Request.