University of Maine

Orono, ME, USA
3.78 Average Rating

The University of Maine is the flagship institution of the University of Maine System. It is a land-, sea-, and space-grant university and the only research institution classified by the Carnegie Foundation in the state of Maine. UMaine’s students work on research projects for NASA, the U.S. Military, and the National Science Foundation. Its recycling programs, full-time sustainability coordinator, and green-certified buildings have all contributed to its place on The Princeton Review “Green Colleges” list.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
56%
Out of State Students
42%
0
100
92%
Acceptance Rate
Average SAT Composite: 1152
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,240
Total Number of Undergrads
9,279
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
38%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
58%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$17,564
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$11,170
Out-of-State Tuition
$30,970
0
100
67%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
76%
Average Aid Per Year
$8,544
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
53%
47%
Student Organizations
200
Size of Town
Suburb: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Bangor
Portland
Boston
Lewiston
New York
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
79%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$46,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.78 Average Rating
UMaine is a very welcoming community that embraces diversity. It has a beautiful campus that is full of many activities to take part in. And UMaine is innovative, it is working hard toward many sources green technology and other research.
Stephanie
I have found solace at the University of Maine. Whether it be in class, in the student union, or even up in my favorite tree, I always feel like I'm part of something. Like they say, you're in a great place.
Hayley from New York

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