University of Maine

Orono, ME, USA
3.78 Average Rating

Founded in 1865, the University of Maine is a 4-year public institution and the flagship campus of the UMaine system. UMaine encompasses colleges of Business, Liberal Arts, Education, Engineering, and Natural Sciences conferring degrees in almost 100 majors and minors. In addition to classroom experience, UMaine students participate in research projects for NASA, the U.S. Military, and the National Science Foundation. For artistically-inclined students, the campus is home to the UMaine Museum of Art and Collins Center for the Arts.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
54%
Out of State Students
45%
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, 2019
Fall Regular Decision March 1, 2020
Spring Regular Decision November 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,404
Total Number of Undergrads
9,365
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
40%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
60%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$16,984
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$11,488
Out-of-State Tuition
$31,798
0
100
66%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,754
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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
$42,500
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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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