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 79%
Graduation Rate
Four-year graduation rate 36.1%
Five-year graduation rate 55.0%
Six-year graduation rate 60.4%
Transfer-Out Rate
% of students who transfer out 22.8%

College Characteristics

Sector Public
Carnegie Classification Research High
Size: Number of Undergraduates 9183
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/
All Programs Exclusively Online
(no physical campuses)
No

Admissions and Cost

Average High School GPA Among College Freshmen 3.25
Median SAT Verbal 525 (25th - 75th percentile = 470 - 580)
Median SAT Math 535 (25th - 75th percentile = 480 - 590)
Median SAT Writing 510 (25th - 75th percentile = 460 - 560)
Median ACT Composite 23 (25th - 75th percentile = 20 - 26)
Percent Admitted 80.1%
In-State Tuition and Fees $10,588
Out-of-State Tuition and Fees $26,356
Total Price for In-State Students Living on Campus $22,108
Average Net Price After Grants $15,075
Average Student Loan (all sources) $9,199
Federal Loan Default Rate 4.4%

Student Characteristics

% Pell Recipients Among Freshman 34%
% Underrepresented Minority 4.1%
% Black 1.5%
% Latino 1.4%
% Native American 1.3%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 0.0%
% Asian 1.2%
% White 83.0%
% Two or More Races 1.3%
% Female 47.9%
% Male 52.1%
% Age 25 and Over 12.6%
% Part-time 15.6%