Application Overview

To be eligible for admission to the Master of Science in Law (MSL) at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.

Application Deadline
Applicants to the MSL program for Fall 2019 should apply by August 1, 2019. New students begin the program in the fall semester only. Later applications may be considered on a space-available basis.

Review Process
Applicants to the MSL program are evaluated through a thorough assessment of the prior academic record, professional experiences, accomplishments, and interest in our program.  We seek students who will enhance the professional development of their peers and who will contribute in positive ways to the community as a whole.