Admissions

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.

UMSON is open, but our admissions team is working remotely due to construction.

If you have any questions:

If you are unable to speak with us at the time above, you can also schedule a virtual session.

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 health care for Maryland, the nation, and 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, Maryland, 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.

Moving Forward During the Pandemic

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As we navigate the rapidly fluctuating situation related to COVID-19, your health and safety are our top priorities.

See How Moving Forward During the Pandemic

Entering the Nursing Workforce During COVID-19

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The top 10 reasons why being a nursing student (at any level) now positions you for even greater success.

Find Out Why Entering the Nursing Workforce During COVID-19
Conway Scholars: A way to invest in your career.

Receive a full scholarship — tuition, fees, and books. Apply to both UMSON and the scholarship at the same time.

Scholarship Information
Graphs showing 49% minority students and 13% male students

We prepare future nurses to provide culturally competent care, and we aim to help create a health care workforce that reflects the rich diversity of the United States.

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