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About UMUC Ventures

UMUC Ventures is a 501(c)(3) non-profit supporting organization for University of Maryland University College (UMUC), a global leader in distance education and innovation. UMUC is recognized for its innovative approaches to education, forward-leaning deployment of technology in support of operational efficiency and its commitment to affordable, quality education.

UMUC Ventures is the transformative new business model that will support the University’s sustainable growth strategy to diversify its revenue streams. Established by UMUC and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents, UMUC Ventures is envisioned to house multiple commercial enterprises that will generate funds aimed at keeping a high quality UMUC education accessible and affordable for all adult learners.

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The UMUC Ventures


To grow UMUC’s endowment to improve affordability for UMUC students.

The UMUC Ventures


To provide resources for UMUC to expand educational development and delivery by identifying new revenue streams, including service offerings within innovative UMUC operations, to support a UMUC endowment/fund.

How does UMUC Ventures work?