Maine Schools – 4 Year Colleges

Maine – 18 Schools – Quick Facts 2020*:

* Maine Schools:LocationUndergrad
In-State TuitionOut-of-State TuitionAnnual Room & Board% with FA from SchoolAverage FA from School% with FA -All SourcesAverage FA - all SourcesSAT Math 25%SAT Math 75%ACT Comp 25%ACT Comp 75%Adm RateGrad Rate
Bates CollegeLewiston1,83255,68355,68315,70540%43,427 40%44,499 12%91%
Bowdoin CollegeBrunswick1,82556,35056,35015,36051%46,082 52%46,902 9%95%
Colby CollegeWaterville2,00057,28057,28014,72043%50,717 44%51,610 700780313410%89%
College of the AtlanticBar Harbor31743,54243,5429,747100%35,323 100%36,310 72%52%
Husson UniversityBangor2,39418,94018,94010,22398%8,607 98%11,613 480570192385%57%
Maine College of ArtPortland37736,42436,42412,770100%14,900 100%17,392 62%54%
Maine Maritime AcademyCastine95813,79227,82010,51639%6,089 67%6,702 510590222645%71%
Saint Joseph's College of MaineStandish97236,72036,72014,09097%21,543 97%23,885 498580192387%67%
Thomas CollegeWaterville78227,72027,72011,42098%14,278 98%17,786 84%52%
Unity CollegeUnity71530,00030,00011,03098%11,938 100%13,681 98%58%
University of MaineOrono8,15811,43831,74810,96699%7,572 99%9,507 520630212790%57%
University of Maine at AugustaAugusta1,4068,16818,3388,00064%2,410 79%6,844 13%
University of Maine at FarmingtonFarmington1,5649,34419,5149,90290%4,023 94%8,063 91%58%
University of Maine at Fort KentFort Kent5818,29512,5858,45060%2,977 88%6,676 440530171999%36%
University of Maine at MachiasMachias3458,03615,1169,18087%3,234 98%7,687 30%
University of Maine at Presque IslePresque Isle6728,33012,6208,49675%2,668 87%6,960 99%38%
University of New EnglandBiddeford2,36738,75038,75014,410100%19,730 100%21,145 520610212784%68%
University of Southern MainePortland4,0229,22622,0509,95690%5,316 93%8,671 470570202581%40%

* Public and Private not-for-profit Universities & Colleges offering 4 year (Bachelor’s) degrees and with undergraduate enrollment of 200 or more during the 2019-20 fiscal year. Listing also includes community colleges that offer Bachelor degrees in addition to Associate (2 year) degrees. For-profit Universities & Colleges and 100% online/remote only schools are not included in this listing. All information as reported is from institutional data compiled by the US Department of Education.

Explanation of Table Headings:

% with FA from School: Percentage of full-time undergraduate students who received some form of financial assistance directly from the school. Financial Assistance (FA) includes scholarships and awards based on academic, athletic, financial need and other considerations.

Average FA from School: Average annual dollar value of financial assistance to  full-time undergraduate students who received  awards directly from the school.

% with FA -All Sources: Percentage of full-time undergraduate students who received some type of school, federal or other financial assistance.

Average FA – all Sources: Average annual dollar value of financial assistance to full-time undergraduate students who received some type of school, federal or other FA. Student loans are not included in this figure.

SAT & ACT Percentiles: Our data reports the 25th & 75th percentiles for SAT Math & ACT Composite scores of incoming students. Accordingly, the scores for the middle half of incoming students were within this range.

25% SAT Math & ACT Comp: 25% of the students admitted scored at this Percentile or below;  75% scored above this level.

75% SAT Math & ACT Comp: 75% of the students admitted scored at this Percentile or below; 25% scored above this level.

Adm Rate: Admission rate for incoming class – this is the percentage of total applicants who were offered admission and enrolled in the fall.

Grad Rate: Percentage of students who graduated within  6 years  from time of first enrollment.  The 6 year national graduation average for students seeking four year degrees is 59%. The 6-year graduation rate was 58% at public institutions,  65% at private non-profit institutions, and 32% at private for-profit institutions.