University of MaineSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Orono, Maine Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$11,438

Avg in-state tuition

$31,748

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Maine

The University of Maine is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Orono, Maine. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 11,561, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 90%. The university offers 81 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 57%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $11,438, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $31,748.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

90% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 90%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 57%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1050-1260

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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50%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

12k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

80%

Unknown

5%

Hispanic

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

4%

Two or more races

3%

Black

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

31% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

32%

State Grant Aid

19%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

31%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,093
State Grant Aid $1,474
Institution Grant Aid $7,572
Pell Grant Aid $4,381
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.