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University of Maine

Women's WCLA Contact: Elizabeth Neal
Profile
Size
8 / 10
9,365 Undergrads / 11,404 Students
Cost
4 / 10
$16,984 Net Price
Selectivity
1 / 10
92% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 2

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Suburb: Small

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
15 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
78%
Overall Graduation Rate
60%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
40% / 60%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
168 College Avenue, Orono, ME, 04469, Orono, ME, 04469 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Bangor Maine Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Portland Maine Area
  • Lewiston/Auburn Maine Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Canada
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Denver Area
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
Where Grads Work
  • State of Maine
  • IDEXX Laboratories
  • L.L.Bean
  • TD
  • Unum
  • Eastern Maine Medical Center
  • Bank of America
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • IBM
  • Maine Medical Center
  • US Army
  • Fidelity Investments
  • US Navy
  • Tyler Technologies
  • Hannaford Supermarkets
What Grads Do
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Services
  • Support
  • Media and Communication
  • Program and Project Management
  • Consulting
  • Marketing
  • Administrative
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
470 - 590
Math
520 - 620
Total
1030 - 1270
ACT
English
21 - 26
Math
20 - 27
Composite
22 - 27

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 460 - 570 for SAT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 12,457 5,867 6,590
% Admitted 92% 92% 93%
% Admits That Enroll 20% 22% 17%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.23
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    High School Rank
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    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (15%)
    Engineering (14%)
    Education (9%)
    Health Professions (8%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (7%)
    Engineering Technology (7%)
    Psychology (6%)
    Social Sciences (5%)
    Agriculture (4%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Natural Resources & Conservation (4%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (3%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (2%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (1%)
    History (1%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (1%)
    Philosophy & Religious Studies (1%)
    Physical Sciences (1%)
    English Language & Literature (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics
    Foreign Languages
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $16,984

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$11,170 $29,498
    Books & Supplies$1,000 $1,000
    Cost of Living$10,718 $10,718
    Personal Expenses$2,200 $2,200
     
    Sticker Price$25,088 $42,862

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    100% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship100%$9,754
    Federal Grants32%$5,431
    Pell Grants32%$4,412
    Other Federal18%$1,882
    State & Local Grants18%$1,518
    Institutional Grants99%$7,738
     
    Student Loans66%$9,114
    Federal Loans64%$5,625
    Other Loans17%$13,884

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $323 Million $28,326

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $26,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,500 $276

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.0%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 4,909 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $42,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.75 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 40% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 17 13
    Fondling 6 3
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 5 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 3 2

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

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