University of New England School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Biddeford, ME

$37,390

Avg tuition

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About University of New England

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of New England is a medium-sized private university located on a suburban campus in Biddeford, Maine. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,208, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 87%. The university offers 47 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $37,390.

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Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

87% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Not required or recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

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

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7k

Students Enrolled

48%

Online Student Enrollment

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online
On-campus
Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

70%

Unknown

15%

Asian

7%

Black

5%

Hispanic

1%

Two or more races

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

69%

Socio-economic diversity

25% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

11

Total Online Enrollment

3,430

Student Location Breakout

48% 52%

Percent of Programs Online

82% On-campus

18% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Not offered

Associate Not offered

Bachelor's Not offered

Graduate Certificate 100% online

Master's 50% online

Doctorate 14% online

Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $37,390 $37,390
Graduate $27,466 $27,466

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time, degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,400
On-campus room and board $15,230
On-campus other expenses $2,750
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $9,700
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $3,650
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $3,650

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $56,770 $56,770
Off-campus without family $52,140 $52,140
Off-campus with family $42,440 $42,440

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

25%

State Grant Aid

12%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

25%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $4,797
State Grant Aid $1,317
Institution Grant Aid $18,993
Pell Grant Aid $4,242

Financial Outlook

$41k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$26k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPEDS 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.