How To Apply

Admission Requirements:

If you are currently enrolled in a program at UMW

email Kevin Caffrey kcaffrey@umw.edu and request admission to the GISc Certificate.  On the subject line of the email reference GISc Certificate.  In the body of the email state your desire to be admitted to the program.  You should expect to receive a confirmation email shortly after your request.

  • There is no need to complete a form and there is no cost to registered students.

Individuals who are not matriculated UMW students (not currently registered for classes)

Contact Ms. Christy Pack (dpack@umw.edu) (540) 286-8030 in the UMW office of Admissions. On the subject line of the email reference GISc Certificate. In the body of the email state your desire to be admitted to the program. You should expect to receive a confirmation email shortly after your request.

Following your introduction to an Admissions representative, applicants are required to complete and submit the following items to UMW admissions:

  • Completed application for admission to the GIS Certificate Program and
  • The application fee of $50 will be waived for all applicants to this program
  • Application for Virginia In-State Tuition (if applicable) and
  • Official transcript(s) of previous course work from a regionally accredited college or university, with evidence of a minimum of 12 credit hours completed with a C or above.