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University of Maine Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

11,501 Students

92% Admitted

  • 11,240 full time
  • 2,554 part time
  • 4,527 men full time
  • 4,420 women full time
  • 7,247 applied
  • 5,638 admitted
  • 1,783 enrolled

9,279 Undergraduates

$8,370 Tuition/Year

  • 2,318 Graduates
  • 700 Non-Degree
  • $8,370 in state
  • $2,258 fees
  • $10,718 room & board
  • $1,000 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: New England Small suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctorate
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Bananas, the black bear
School Colors: Maine blue (deep sky blue), navy blue, and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Stephanie
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  • UMaine is a very welcoming community that embraces diversity. It has a beautiful campus that is full of many activities to take part in. And UMaine is innovative, it is…

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  • Nicholas from Gray, ME
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  • Whether you are a stereotypical jock, party animal, nerd, or somewhere in between, you will fit right in with the University of Maine. The campus is pretty large, but not…

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  • Joshua from Middletown, CT
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  • A mini-city within itself but not overwhelmingly metropolitan. Good distance to downtown and a fairly major city for shopping and services with a bus service between the university and them…

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  • Hayley from New York
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  • I have found solace at the University of Maine. Whether it be in class, in the student union, or even up in my favorite tree, I always feel like I'm…

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  • maylinda from belfast, me
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  • the university of maine is a large campus but a small community. everyone knows one another, and the student to faculty ratio is extremely small although our school is quite…

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University of Maine
  • Located in Orono, ME
  • Public
  • 11,501 students enrolled
  • 92% admitted
  • $8,370 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Evan from Hollis Center, ME
  • I am a current student here

    Very laid back school, but at the same time pretty serious academics. Weekends can be a little uneventful if you don't party, but if you're creative you can find stuff to do.

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  • 5
  • Joseph from Calais, ME
  • I am a current student here

    There isn't very much to complain about here at UMaine. The campus is big enough to have plenty to see, but small enough to not have to walk a half hour to get to classes. The foods pretty good too.

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  • 3
  • Orono, ME
  • I am a current student here

    I love the kids here, everyone is nice and easy to get along with. this is just part of the college experience however, the way the administration of the school is run plays a big role too. The administration here is sometimes reasonable, other times not. they also do go off of here-say when in trouble

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  • Seamus from Montrose, CO
  • I am a current student here

    Had a blast, once you find the niche of people you get along with, things will go great. its rare that you see somebody who has trouble functioning in day to day campus life

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