The University of Maine

Location: Orono, Maine

 

– Established in 1865, University of Maine is land, sea and space grant institution, and the flagship campus of University of Maine System.
– We are located not too far from Bostonin the heart of the State of Maine with an international airport close to campus in #1 safest state in the USA. A small college town atmosphere, close to 2 National parks, pristine nature, and calm environment is perfect for studying and conducting research.
– 12,000+ total students, ~500 international from 80+ countries. 200+ degree programs, Bachelor, Masters, PhD levels, focus on research. Premier programs in Engineering, Business, Computer Science, Marine Sciences, Forestry, and many more! See all our undergraduate majors at https://umaine.edu/find-a-major/
– NCAA Division I sports, including football, basketball, and our renowned field hockey and ice hockey programs. 200+ student clubs, state-of-the-art recreation center, weekly international Coffee-Hour, as well as 2 annual international events – Culture Fest in the Fall and Dance Fest in the Spring semesters. 
– Zero fees to apply, SAT/ACT not required, Duolingo English Test accepted & all admitted students receive merit-based scholarships, ranging from $5,000 to $15,000/year! Oncampus housing options and meal plans are available and encouraged.
– Campus community is welcoming, safe, and inclusive. The faculty is world-class and approachable, the staff is friendly and helpful, and everyone cares about the students’ well-being and long-term success. Join us!

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Merit-based renewable scholarships – up to $15,000/year!

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Top 5 Majors
1. Marine Science – nationally ranked!
2. 11 Engineering & Engineering Technology majors – all ABET-accredited
3. Earth and Climate Sciences
4. 5 Business majors, including Sports Management major
5. Financial Economics
 

See the complete list of majors!

Accreditation
– UMaine is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE), the oldest regional accrediting association in the United States.
– ABET accredited Engineering programs.
– AACSB International accredited Business programs.
– Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) accredited Education and Human Development programs.
– Society of American Foresters (SAF) accredited Forestry programs.
– B.S. Nursing and the M.S. Nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).
– B.A. and M.A. Social Work programs accredited by Council on Social Work Education’s Commission on Accreditation.
– Nutrition and Dietetics Education Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
– Department of Art is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD).
– School of Performing Arts is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music (or of NASAM).
– Chemistry program is approved by the American Chemical Society (ACS).  Students who complete the specified course work are certified to the ACS by the chair of the chemistry program.
– B.S. Computer Science program is accredited by ABET.
– PhD Psychology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the American Psychological Association (APA).

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Email

Andrius Ksikvas
Assistant Director of International Admissions
andrius.ksikvas@maine.edu

Address

168 College Ave, Orono, ME 04469
USA

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