Corporate & Community Partners

Partnerships are at the heart of USG.

The Universities at Shady Grove was founded in 2000 by the University System of Maryland as a collaboration of nine universities to increase pathways to affordable, high quality undergraduate and graduate degrees and help fuel economic development in Montgomery County and the surrounding region. 

Partnerships in Education, Workforce, and Economic Development

USG is committed to working closely with the K-12 school system, local community colleges, employers, and our university partners to provide the region with a well-prepared labor force and ensure students achieve successful and rewarding careers after graduation.

Dr. Perman with students during critical care simulation

Business, government, and community leaders who serve on USG’s Board of Advisors provide ready information about changing workforce demands, giving USG the ability to respond quickly to the needs of employers by adding and enhancing new and existing academic programs.

Interested in Partnering with USG?

USG has established itself as an innovatitive institution, responding to Maryland’s present and future needs. USG connects with individuals, businesses, and organizations who are interested in helping educate the next generation of leaders in our region. USG has a customizable partnership model that includes scholarships, internships, employment opportunities and program engagement. Learn more.

Bill S.Bill Schlossenberg
Director of Development and Community Partnerships
Ph: 301.738.6113 III-3100D


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