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University of Maryland School of Law

University of Maryland School of Law

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This page focuses on national rankings, acceptance rates, program costs, and merit-based scholarships of University of Maryland School of Law, an accredited law program in the United States. Should you be interested in official name and common abbreviation of University of Maryland School of Law, please follow this link:  https://www.abbreviationfinder.org/acronyms/um_university-of-maryland.html

Ranking: University of Maryland

Top Law Schools of 2020
Score 57
Peer assessment score (5.0 highest) 2.9
Assessment score by lawyers/judges (5.0 highest) 3.1
25th-75th percentile GPA scores for all students 3.37-3.77
25th-75th percentile LSAT scores for all students 160-165
Overall acceptance rate 15.4%
Student/faculty ratio 11.9
Graduates employed at graduation 84.8%
Graduates known to be employed nine months after graduation 97.9%
School's bar passage rate for first-time test takers 84.2%
State where the greatest number of first-time test takers took the bar MD
Statewide bar passage rate for first-time test takers 76.4%

Tuition & Scholarships: University of Maryland

Financial Aid Office Information
Financial aid application deadline 03/01
Financial aid director Marilyn Heath
Financial aid telephone (410) 706-0873
2019-2020 Expenses
Tuition In-state, full-time: $22,044 per year, part-time: $16,729 per year; Out-of-state, full-time: $33,323 per year, part-time: $25,188 per year
Room and board $19,350
Books $1,725
Miscellaneous expenses $7,484
Is the tuition the same for first-, second-, and third-year students? Yes
Does the university offer housing restricted to law students? No
Does the university offer graduate student housing for which law students are eligible? Yes
Does the university offer a public-interest scholarship program to current J.D. students? Yes
2019 Grants
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition 53.4%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of less than one-half tuition 31.7%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full 13.4%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of one-half tuition or more but less than full 3.3%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of full tuition 4.2%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of full tuition 0.0%
Percentage of full-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition 0.0%
Percentage of part-time students receiving grants of more than full tuition 0.0%
25th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $5,000
Median grant amount of aid per full-time recipient (50th percentile) $11,000
75th percentile grant amount of aid per full-time recipient $18,400
25th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient $3,000
Median grant amount of aid per part-time recipient (50th percentile) $4,375
75th percentile grant amount of aid per part-time recipient $6,500
Indebtedness
Average indebtedness of 2019 graduates who incurred law school debt $84,580
Proportion who borrowed 81.3%
Does the school offer a loan repayment assistance program for 2019 J.D. graduates? Yes

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