Office Hours

Mon-Fri, 0800-1200; 1300-1700
Closed U.S. holidays

Contact Information

Mailing Address

Army Education Center
Attn: UMUC Europe
Unit 23746
APO, AE 09034

Directions and Parking

The UMUC office is located in the Iron Works Education Center in Building 8332.

To find our location, please take Autobahn 62, exit Freisen/Baumholder. This exit merges onto another road; stay on this road for about eight miles. When you come to a sign marked Baumholder, make a right turn. Stay on this road and you will pass Baumholder High School on the left side of the road and a BP and ESSO gas station on the right side of this road. At the first traffic light turn left; follow this road until the next traffic light, and go straight through the traffic light. Keep going straight until you reach the front gate of the Smith Barracks.

After you pass through the entrance/checkpoint on Smith Barracks, you will come to a traffic circle. Take the second right in the traffic circle (maintaining a straight orientation) and follow that road until you come to a four-way intersection. Take a left at the intersection and follow that road until you come to a sign on the left side of the road stating Iron Works. The Iron Works Education Center in Building 8332 is a one story, white building. Parking is available in front of the building.

Directions and map


Emphasizing a personal approach to education, the UMUC academic advising staff is always available to assist you in developing a personalized plan of study. Request a Fast Plan and meet the advising team.

Testing Services

Placement tests for math courses are available through your local UMUC office. Please contact your program coordinator for more information.

UMUC also offers National Test Center (NTC) featuring exams and certifications in a wide variety of subject areas, on-site support, easy scheduling, and the benefit of instant score results. Available exams include College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST), Pearson VUE, and Excelsior College exams. If you are interested in earning credit or certifications through testing services, find a National Test Center near you.

Computer Labs

The UMUC-sponsored computer lab has 11 computers available for student use. Each computer provides access to the Internet, as well as word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. The computer lab is available Mon-Fri, 0800-2200 and Sat-Sun, 1000-1800.