Rota offers comprehensive services for prospective and current students.

University of Maryland Global Campus Europe offers classes and full services at Rota, Spain.


  • Base: Naval Station Rota Spain
  • Education Center: Rota Education Center
  • Building: 3293

Hours of Operation

Mon-Fri, 0900-1700
Closed U.S. holidays

Contact Information

  • DSN: 314-727-2917
  • Civilian: +34-(0)956-82-2917
  • Fax: DSN 314-727-1950, CIV +34-(0)956-82-1950
  • Email:

Upcoming On-Site Events

Thank you for your interest. We currently have no events in this location scheduled at this time. See the full list of upcoming webinars and events.


Emphasizing a personal approach to education, the UMGC 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.

UMGC Academic Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri 0800-1630
DSN: 314-727-2917
Civilian: +34-(0)956-82-2917

Social Work Advising

Hours: Mon-Fri, 0900-1600
Civilian: +49-(0)631-534-80315

Your Advisor(s)

Riina Kirss-Walters, MAEd

Senior Academic Advisor
UMGC Programs Advising

Testing Services

Placement tests for math courses are available through your local UMGC office. Please contact your program coordinator for more information.

UMGC 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 UMGC-sponsored computer lab has 12 computers available for student use. Each computer provides access to the Internet, as well as a word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. The computer lab is accessible Mon-Fri, 0900-1700.

Directions and Parking

The UMGC office is located in the the Navy College in Building 3293.

When driving from the main gate, take the first exit to the right after Pizza Villa Restaurant or first right at the first traffic circle onto "Flor Street." Turn left after the hospital onto Ave. IV. Take the second exit at the traffic circle, staying on Ave. IV. Take a left at the first street, onto "Dalmau Del Pino Street." Approximately 100 meters down the street on the left is Building 3293. Navy College and UMGC are on the second floor.

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