University of New England

Biddeford, Maine
4-year Private university


University of New England is a private institution established in 1831 with suburban setting located at Biddeford. It is ranked 78 in Regional Universities North in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $37,620 (2018). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,423. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#78 in Regional Universities North
Location Biddeford, Maine
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1831
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
4,423 Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio
Health Professions
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts


Cost of Attendance
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $37,620
Outstate Tuition Fee $37,620
Room and Board Fees $13,990
$45,000 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation


83% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$40 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.3 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Recommended
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

80 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
TOEFL Waived if

English is a native language

Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Early Action Deadline
Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$ Average Financial Aid
Need-based Aid available for International Students

Need-based Aid

$-- Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $55,760
--% Students with need received Financial Aid
--% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline : May 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Merit Scholarships
Total Worth $4,000 to $20,000 per year
Eligibility Incoming full time undergraduate students
Minimum Criteria depending on a calculation of your GPA and SAT/ACT scores
Requirement for maintenance a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or above
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Sibling Grant
Total Worth --
Details Available if you and your sibling are concurrently enrolled full-time at UNE
Legacy Grant
Total Worth --
Details Available if your parent(s) earned a degree from UNE, Westbrook College, or Saint Francis College,


4,423 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
78% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
60% Students graduate within 6 years