University of Maine: Ranking & Review

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Orono
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United States
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World
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2218637
Top 4%

University of Maine Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate92%92%92%
Applicants13,2316,2676,964
Admissions12,2075,7716,436
Enrolled undergraduates2,2991,2291,070
Enrolled total (including graduate students)11,2405,5605,680

3,320 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

726 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores2,123
Percent of students submitting SAT scores92%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
580
Math
570

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores343
Percent of students submitting ACT scores15%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
24
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $40. Application fee for graduates - $65.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Maine Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$24,238$43,618
Off-campus$24,238$43,618
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,136 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Maine provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 3,650 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$8,580$27,960
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,322$2,322
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$286$932
Tuition for Full-time graduates$7,722$25,146
Fees for full-time graduates$1,162$1,162
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$429$1,397

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Engineering2672511303
Education1731117291
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services23125256
Health Professions and Related Programs10925134
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11666128
Social Sciences9810108
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences8719106
Psychology9166103
Natural Resources and Conservation672211100
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields9494
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs728181
Public Administration and Social Service Professions393776
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3824668
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences47653
English Language and Literature & Letters271340
Physical Sciences2110738
History201324
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services15924
Visual and Performing Arts16723
Mathematics and Statistics13518
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1616
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1414
Philosophy and Religious Studies77
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics224
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Grand Total1,681371582,110

A total of 1,681 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Maine.

At the master's and doctor's level 429 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate58%55%60%
  • Full-time retention rate - 75%
  • Part-time retention rate - 35%

General info

Alternative namesUMAINE
Founded1865
MottoDirigo
I lead
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff2,328
Instructional FTE607
Research FTE20
Public Service FTE43
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteumaine.edu
Address168 College Avenue
Orono, Maine, 04469
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Small
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone2075811865

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