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Fast Facts About Maryland Carey Law

The School

  • Maryland Carey Law was established in 1813 and began regular instruction in 1824.
  • It is fully accredited by the American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admission to the Bar, 321 N. Clark Street, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60654, (312) 988-6738,
  • It is a member of the American Association of Law Schools, and has a chapter of the Order of the Coif.
  • Maryland Carey Law's facility, the Nathan Patz Law Center, is a state-of-the-art facility that opened in 2002.
  • The law school has more than 170,000 square feet of space.
  • The University of Maryland, Baltimore is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market St. Philadelphia, PA 19104


Priority application deadline for first-year JD applicants for fall admission: April 1
Admissions process: Rolling
Number of applications received for the Fall 2017 entering class: 1879

Tuition and Fees 

Tuition and mandatory fees for the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law are established and approved by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. For the most current rates, see Tuition and Fees by School on the University website.