Thank you for your interest in the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. 

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment is temporarily only conducting virtual visits. Our measures follow guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the University System of Maryland, and Maryland Department of Health on controlling the spread of the virus by decreasing the potential for human-to-human transmission. Click here to view UMES COVID-19 updates.

The Office of Admissions & Recruitment provides are variety of opportunities to learn more about our university. 

Please select the option that may best fit your needs.

Admissions Information Session:
These 40 minute sessions are led by a member of the recruitment staff and provide a general overview of the university and the application process.  You will be provided a link to a live information session at your selected time. This option is most popular when combined with a virtual campus tour.

Admissions One-on-One Session:
Schedule a 30 minute one-on-one session with an admissions counselor. These appointments will allow you to optimize your time and allow for individualized attention from a trained member of our admissions and recruitment staff.  These sessions are hosted via telephone or Google Meets.

Virtual Tours:
Take a quick glimpse of our tree lined campus through our virtual tour online.

If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Admissions & Recruitment at