New Hawk Parents

  • Welcome New Hawks Parents! 

    Enrollment 101 is not just about your student's transition, it's about your transition also!

    Parents are encouraged to attend and participate in the Parent Panel & Breakout Sessions.  These sessions have been specially designed to meet the needs of parents who want to know more about how to help their student be successful at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

    Here are a few useful links for New Hawk Parents:

    Every student must register for an Enrollment 101 session to confirm their admission to UMES. This requires a $50 deposit that will go towards your student's tuition.  Please encourage your student to complete the online registration at:   Once we have received the completed registration, additional information including cost of attendance, schedule of activities and financial aid reminders will be sent to you via your UMES e-mail address. So be sure to check your UMES email account regularly.