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  • In today’s increasingly technological world UMES is providing a cutting-edge, professional education empowering students to thrive in the 21st Century. 

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    Are you the One who is smart, talented, curious, and driven to succeed? Join US! #SayYestoUMES

    First-time Freshmen:

    Step 1:  Apply via Common App Application, Common Black College Application, or UMES standard application ($35 fee)

    Step 2:  Send an official high school transcript with your senior year course schedule

    Step 3: Send your SAT/ACT test scores


    • High School Courses taken
    • Final Grades and trends in performance
    • Resume of Extracurricular Activities
    • Essay
    • Letters of Recommendation
    • Legacy Status


    If you have submitted an application in the last year and wish to change semesters, please click here.


        For further information, please contact the Office of Admissions at 410.651.6410 or email us at