University of Maine

General Information

Website www.umaine.edu/
Address 168 College Avenue
City Orono
State ME
Zip 04469
Locale Suburb: Small

Student Success Highlights

Retention Rate
First-year retention rate 78%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 35.9%
Five-year graduation rate 55.0%
Six-year graduation rate 59.3%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 23.9%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 8,778
Endowment Assets $63,262,000
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
Athletic Conference America East
Accrediting Agency New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
Net Price Calculator Website www.umaine.edu/netpricecalculator/
% Undergraduates Taking Any Distance Education 24%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.31
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 535 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 590)
Median SAT Math 540 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 600)
Median SAT Writing 525 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 580)
Median ACT Composite 24.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 27)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 77.8%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,588
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $26,356
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $22,732
Average Net Price After Grants $13,905
Average Student Loan (all sources) $7,670
Federal Loan Default Rate 6.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 35.9%
% Underrepresented Minority 4.5%
% Black 1.6%
% Latino 1.5%
% Native American 1.4%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 1.1%
% White 81.9%
% Two or More Races 1.7%
% Female 48.3%
% Male 51.7%
% Age 25 and Over 12.1%
% Part-time 15.3%