While the health care industry offers a variety of exciting opportunities, it’s also facing intense challenges. We believe nurses are at the center of it all.

See yourself at the epicenter of elite nursing.

When you apply to the University of Maryland School of Nursing, you’re taking a major step in helping to shape the next generation of health care for Marylanders, Americans, and the rest of the world.

UMSON is one of the best nursing school values in the nation, with:

  • a top 10 national ranking
  • internationally recognized faculty and researchers
  • one of the more affordable nursing school tuitions in the state of Maryland.

Whether you choose to take classes in Baltimore or at our location at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Md., you’ll be in amazing company as you learn and work alongside one of the most diverse, high-achieving, hard-working groups of students anywhere.

Conway Scholars: A way to invest in your career.

You have the opportunity to receive a full* scholarship, thanks to the generosity of William and Joanne Conway.

* Student health insurance charge is not covered.

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Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs): Bring your dedication, passion, and global health world view into the profession of nursing.

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5:00 PM | Union Jack's British Pub (Next to The Mall at Columbia) Join Dean Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN, for an alumni networking event. Make great connections and win fun door prizes.
5:00 PM | The Valley Inn, 10501 Falls Road, Lutherville-Timonium, MD 21093 Join Dean Jane M. Kirschling, PhD, RN, FAAN, and Carmel McComiskey, DNP '10, MS '96, CRNP, FAANP, FAAN, UMSON Alumni Association president, for an alumni networking event.
11:30 AM | School of Nursing, 655 W. Lombard St. Join us for our Fall 2017 Career Fair and explore your possibilities.
12:00 AM | School of Nursing Save the dates for UMSON's all-alumni reunion with special recognition for milestone classes ending in 3 or 8.

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Scope out our Baltimore or Universities at Shady Grove locations in person, or chat with UMSON representatives virtually.

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