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 36.3%
Five-year graduation rate 55.0%
Six-year graduation rate 58.7%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 26.8%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 9,323
Endowment Assets $270,454,000
Minority-Serving Institution Not Applicable
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 3.27
Admission Test Scores Policy Required
Median SAT Verbal 540 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 600)
Median SAT Math 545 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 610)
Median SAT Writing 519 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 578)
Median ACT Composite 24.5 (25th - 75th percentile = 21 - 28)
Median ACT Writing -
Percent Admitted 91.2%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,610
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $28,880
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $23,386
Average Net Price After Grants $15,763
Average Freshmen Student Loan (all sources) $8,064
Median earnings 10 years after entry $40,800
Median debt of completers $26,000
Federal Loan Default Rate 5.5%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 36.0%
% Underrepresented Minority 5.9%
% Black 2.2%
% Latino 2.7%
% Native American 0.9%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 1.6%
% White 80.3%
% Two or More Races 2.6%
% Other 9.5%
% Noresident Aliens 3.5%
% Female 47.5%
% Male 52.5%
% Age 25 and Over 6.6%
% Part-time 12.7%