University of Maryland

University of Maryland Ranking

country rank: 32
world rank: 36

University Overview

The University of Maryland ranking, established in 1856, is a non-profit public state higher-education institution based in the suburban setting of College Park, Maryland (population range of 10,000-49,999). University of Maryland ranking is a broad (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. In a variety of fields of research, the University of Maryland provides courses and programmes leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 164-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. With an acceptance rate of 40-50 percent, this US higher education institution is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. Students may take advantage of a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative resources at the University of Maryland.

University of Maryland Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Maryland
Founded 1856
Motto Fatti maschii, parole femine Strong deeds, gentle words
Colours Red, white, black and gold

University Location

Address Baltimore Boulevard College Park 20742 Maryland United States
Tel +1 (301) 405 1000
Fax +1

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) 12,500-15,000 US$ (9,200-11,000 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office 0130 Mitchell Building College Park 20742 (301) 314 8385 (800) 422 5867

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 40,000-44,999
Academic Staff 4,500-4,999
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of Maryland-College Park's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 2,149,249 physical volumes, 337,489 physical media, 302,012 digital/electronic medium and 874 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Maryland-College Park's library has 6 branches.
Housing Yes University of Maryland provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 12,536 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

University System of Maryland (USM) Association of American Universities (AAU) Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA) Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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