University of Maryland Global Campus offers individualized assistance at no extra cost to help students achieve their academic and career goals.

Community Connect Program

UMGC's Community Connect program matches alumni and industry professionals with students who are seeking career guidance and mentorship. Through this program, you can expand your professional network, make connections in your profession, learn about emerging trends, strengthen your interpersonal skills, and receive support from your alumni community. You can join Community Connect at any time via CareerQuest. Contact us to learn more about the program.


UMGC One2One Mentorship Program

UMGC's One2One Mentorship program provides individualized, peer-to-peer support to veterans, servicemembers, and their families. Find out more about the One2One Mentorship program in our Prospective Students section.


Graduate Mentor Program

Several of UMGC's graduate programs provide mentoring activities either integrated into the program of study or as an option for its students. Contact your program chair to learn more about mentoring opportunities that may be available to UMGC graduate students in your field.