Military Quick Facts

  • BAH Rate
    $1,410
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    NO
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    NO
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experience
    NO
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a four year, public university in East Adelphi, Maryland. UMES offers Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s degrees, and The Education Leadership Doctorate.

UMES Veteran and Military Support

UMES is fully accredited for accepting Veteran students and assisting them in their needs for certification. The University awards credit for any work done during the service related to their major field of study.

About University of Maryland Eastern Shore

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the State Historically Black 1890 Land-Grant Institution, is a teaching, research, and doctoral institution that nurtures and launches leaders in a student-centered environment, particularly from among ethnic minorities.

Committed to providing high quality programs in an ethnically diverse environment, the University prepares students who will serve and shape the global economy.

UMES is a growing, primarily residential university with learning, discovery, and engagement missions consistent with valuing the scholarship of faculty in discovering knowledge, disseminating new knowledge, and applying that knowledge to the extended community.

The University recognizes its responsibility for developing human potential, enriching cultural expressions, and sharing its expertise with individuals, businesses, educational, governmental, and non-governmental organizations.

The learning, discovery, and engagement foci are in accordance with UMES' legacy and mission as Maryland 1890 Land-Grant Institution.

UMES is proud of its over 120 years of continuous educational service, initially under the aegis of the Methodist Church.

Military and Veteran Costs
  • Tuition Cost
    $ 7,625/yr
  • GI Bill Coverage
    - $ 7,625/yr
  • Yellow Ribbon Coverage
    N/A
  • Student Veteran Cost
    $ 0/yr

Military/Veteran Support

  • BAH
    $1,410
  • Campus SVA Chapter
    NO
  • Full-Time Veteran Counselor On Campus
    NO
  • Signed VA Principles Of Excellence
    NO
  • Club/Association for Veterans
    NO
  • Veteran Upward Bound Program
    NO
  • 8 Keys to Veterans' Success
    NO
  • Offers ROTC Program
    NO
Academic Support
  • Offers College Credit for Military Experiences
    NO
  • Awards Credit for CLEP Exam
    NO
  • Awards Credit for DSST Exam
    NO
Financial Support
  • Comply with The Veterans's Choice Act
    YES
  • Approved for Tuition Assistance
    NO
  • Yellow Ribbon Program
    NO
  • Scholarships for Military
    NO
  • Reduced Tuition for Military
    NO
Costs
  • Undergraduate
    $7,625
    In State
    $16,687
    Out of State
  • Graduate
    $7,368
    In State
    $13,152
    Out of State
  • Cost Per Credit
    N/A
    In State
    N/A
    Out of State
  • Textbooks
    $2,000
Student Population
  • Student Count
    3,570
    Undergarduate
    709
    Graduate
    100
    GI Bill Students
  • Male
    43.9%
    Population
  • Female
    56.1%
    Population
Affiliation
  • Religious
    No Religious Affiliation
  • Ethnicity
    Historically/Predominantly Black Colleges (HBCU)
  • Gender
    Coed School
School Information
  • College Type
    Public
  • Setting
    Town
  • Accrediation Type
    REGIONAL
  • Duration
    4 Year
  • Calendar
    SEMESTERS
  • Online Undergraduate
    YES
  • Online Graduate
    YES
Average Scores
  • Avg. Accepted
    415
    SAT Math
    430
    SAT Critical Reading
    17
    ACT

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Nina Fridley

1 week ago

I found it's an amazing experience, the priceds are very reasonable too. I recommend this amazing University.

Nina Fridley

1 week ago

I found it's an amazing experience, the priceds are very reasonable too. I recommend this amazing University.

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