University of Maryland Eastern Shore

Princess Anne, MD and Universities at Shady Grove. MD

Transfer Agreements

Expand each agreement to learn more about possible benefits and to see the pathway. Click on the catalog year that you started at MC.

Graduates of one of MC's Honors Programs, who have completed up to 12 credits in honors courses at MC, will receive up to 12 credits in honors courses at the UMES Richard A. Senson Honors Program.
Hawk Line is a transfer access program that streamlines the transfer process between MC and UMBC at USG. The program offers students a structured pathway for attaining an associate degree and a baccalaureate degree. Learn more at

UMES Description

he University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), the state’s historically black 1890 land-grant institution, has its purpose and uniqueness grounded in distinctive learning, discovery and engagement opportunities in the arts and sciences, education, technology, engineering, agriculture, business and health professions.

UMES is a student-centered, doctoral research degree-granting university known for its nationally accredited undergraduate and graduate programs, applied research, and highly valued graduates.

UMES provides individuals, including first generation college students, access to a holistic learning environment that fosters multicultural diversity, academic success, and intellectual and social growth.

UMES prepares graduates to address challenges in a global knowledge-based economy, while maintaining its commitment to meeting the workforce and economic development needs of the Eastern Shore, the state, the nation and the world.

UMES Links and Resources

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