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 81%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 37.1%
Five-year graduation rate 55.7%
Six-year graduation rate 59.7%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 25.2%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 9,339
Endowment Assets $286,644,000
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
Athletic Conference America East Conference
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 28%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.22
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 535 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 590)
Median SAT Math 550 (25th - 75th percentile = 490 - 610)
Median SAT Writing 520 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 580)
Median ACT Composite 23.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 26)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 81.1%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,600
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $27,970
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,712
Average Net Price After Grants $16,505
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $8,226
Median earnings 10 years after entry $38,700
Median debt of completers $27,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.7%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 36.3%
% Underrepresented Minority 5.5%
% Black 2.0%
% Latino 2.2%
% Native American 1.2%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 1.4%
% White 80.0%
% Two or More Races 2.6%
% Other 10.5%
% Noresident Aliens 3.1%
% Female 47.7%
% Male 52.3%
% Age 25 and Over 7.4%
% Part-time 13.7%