Aviano offers comprehensive services for prospective and current students.

University of Maryland University College Europe offers classes and full services at Aviano, Italy.


  • Base: Aviano Air Base
  • Education Center: Aviano Education and Training Center
  • Building: Area 1, Building 147, Room 1

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri, 0730-1630
Closed U.S. holidays

Contact Information

Upcoming On-Site Events

Whether you're interested in a webinar or on-site event, we're looking forward to meeting you. See all events.
  • Apr
    1000 - 1600 CEST

    Meet the UMUC team at Aviano Education Center and get the answers to all of your financial questi


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.

Contact us to set an appointment with your academic advisor.

UMUC Academic Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0800-1700
DSN: 314-632-5365, 314-632-5351
Civilian: +39-0434-30-5365, +39-0434-30-5351
Email: advisingaviano-europe@umuc.edu

Partnership Programs Advising

Social Work
Hours: Mon-Fri, 0900-1600
Civilian: +49-(0)631-534-80315
Email: socialwork-europe@umuc.edu
Secondary Teacher Education
Hours: By appointment
Civilian: +49-(0)631-534-80312
Email: secondary-education-europe@umuc.edu

Your Advisor(s)

Ricky Lucas, MBA

Advanced Academic Advisor
UMUC Programs Advising

Jessie Yerkic, MA

Partnership Program Coordinator
Social Work Advising

Ashley Oleszewski, EdD

Secondary Education Program Manager
Secondary Teacher Education Advising

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, contact the test administrator at this location.

Computer Labs

The UMUC-sponsored computer lab has 19 computers available for student use, when not in use by the National Test Center (NTC). The NTC closes the computer lab when testing is in progress and opens the computer lab for student walk-ins weekdays, from 1030-1300 and from 1530-1700, when testing has finished. Each computer provides access to the Internet, as well as a word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. The computers are located in the education center in Room 25.

Directions and Parking

The UMUC office is located in the the Aviano Education Center in Building 147, Room 1.

To find our location, please drive on base to Area 1. Once you have entered Area 1, continue straight through the gate. You will pass the hospital on your right side. Follow the road around until you come to a stop sign, and drive straight, through the stop sign. Follow the road as it veers to the left and the education center will be on the left side, in Building 147. Parking is available in front of the education center. Building 147 is a new structure with spacious and beautiful classrooms.

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