University of Maine

#673 / #201
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
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Public research university in Orono, Maine, USA

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About University of Maine

According to Wikipedia, The University of Maine is a public land-grant research university in Orono, Maine. It was established in 1865 as the land-grant college of Maine and is the flagship university of the University of Maine System. It is classified among "R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research activity".

University of Maine Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
14,785 92% 56% 1155 24

How Much Does University of Maine Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$9,240 $2,504

How Much Do University of Maine Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Maine, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,300 per year. You also have a 91% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Maine's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
9,686 8,643 1,043

Where is University of Maine?

University of Maine is located at 168 College Avenue, Orono ME 04469

How Safe is University of Maine?

University of Maine has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Maine Known For?

University of Maine is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Maine's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are University of Maine's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Maine's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Literature, Psychology, and Earth Sciences. Here are some of University of Maine's most famous alumni:

Stephen King
Stephen King
An American author.
Chuck Peddle
Chuck Peddle
An American electrical engineer .
John Frank Stevens
John Frank Stevens
An American canal engineer.
Bernard Lown
Bernard Lown
An American cardiologist, developer of the DC defibrillator and the cardioverter .
Benjamin S. Blanchard
An American engineer.
Stanley Falkow
Stanley Falkow
An American microbiologist.
Lowell Reed
A President of Johns Hopkins University.
Christine Young
An American journalist.
Louis LaPierre
A Canadian professor of ecology.
Lois Lowry
Lois Lowry
An American writer.
John R. Yates
An American chemist and mass spectrometrist.
Freelan Oscar Stanley
Freelan Oscar Stanley
An American co-founder of Stanley Motor.