Transfer Access Programs (TAP) at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG) are designed to exclusively benefit students during their time at Montgomery College (MC). Students enrolled in a Transfer Access Program receive support in the following areas:

  • Academic Advising
  • Academic Preparation
  • Career Readiness
  • Campus Connections

Transfer Access Programs: TTP (UMD) | Hawk Line (UMES) | Bee Line (UB) | R2R (UMBC).

Upon successful completion of a Transfer Access Program, students will be well prepared to transfer to one of the bachelor's degree programs at USG and experience USG’s convenient campus, lower fees, and full-service setting.


TAP Benefits

  • All Transfer Access Programs offer
    • Early access to USG advisers and services while still attending MC
    • The opportunity to earn an Associate's Degree and a Bachelor’s Degree
    • Scholarship opportunities and assistance
  • Select Transfer Access Programs Offer
    • Program application fee waiver

Are you eligible for USG Transfer Access Programs?

  • Are you interested in transferring to one of the majors listed below, offered by one of the Maryland universities at USG?
  • Will you still be attending Montgomery College next semester (fall or spring)?
  • Have you completed any program-specific eligibility requirements? (Click on the program below for more information.)

If you answered yes to all of the questions above, you are eligible to apply for a Transfer Access Program!

If you answered “No” to one or more of the questions above, or if your major is not listed below, you can still transfer to a program at USG.  Please visit the How to Apply page for more information, including program contacts.

Majors/Universities at USG that currently have a Transfer Access Program
University Majors
University of Maryland, College Park

Biological Sciences
Criminology & Criminal Justice

Embedded Systems and Internet of Things

Information Science

Public Health Science
Robert H. Smith School of Business

  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Management


Political Science


Social Work

Translational Life Science Technology

University of Baltimore

Health Systems Management
Simulation & Game Design

University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

Construction Management Technology
Hospitality & Tourism Management