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 76%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 35.7%
Five-year graduation rate 51.1%
Six-year graduation rate 55.6%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 29.4%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 9,182
Endowment Assets $247,938,000
Historically Black College or University (HBCU) No
Hispanic Serving Institution No
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 24%

Admissions and Price

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.31
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 530 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 590)
Median SAT Math 535 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 600)
Median SAT Writing 520 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 580)
Median ACT Composite 24.0 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 27)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 77.7%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,594
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $27,454
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,442
Average Net Price After Grants $16,255
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $9,309
Median Federal Aid Amount Borrowed by Undergraduates $20,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 6.3%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 42.0%
% Underrepresented Minority 5.1%
% Black 1.8%
% Latino 1.9%
% Native American 1.4%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 1.3%
% White 80.9%
% Two or More Races 2.2%
% Female 47.9%
% Male 52.1%
% Age 25 and Over 8.4%
% Part-time 14.3%