Private 4 Year

University of New England

Biddeford, Maine

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University of New England overview
Location Biddeford, Maine
Online une.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Small City
University of New England overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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The University of New England (UNE) is a private institution situated in the coastal town of Biddeford, Maine, approximately 35 miles southwest of Portland. Founded in 1831, UNE represents a blend of traditional New England heritage with modern educational facilities, including well-recognized programs in the health sciences. Its picturesque campus, characterized by a mingling of historic and contemporary architecture, is spread across 540 acres with prominent views of the Saco River and the Atlantic Ocean. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, with notable emphasis on the health sciences, including medicine, dental medicine, and pharmacy. UNE maintains a moderately selective admissions process. The college provides on-campus housing options, contributing to a residential collegiate experience. Although UNE is not predominantly known for its athletics, it supports a variety of sports teams, known as the Nor'easters, competing in the NCAA Division III.

In the most recent statistical year 4,941 prospective students applied, and 4,757 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 731 enrolled in the school.  4,549 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,885 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $39,510 plus fees of $1,440.












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Admission Standards

University of New England overview
GPA 3.41

Applications Accepted

University of New England overview
Applications Due Feb 15, 2024
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $40

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for University of New England
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$1,440
Room and Board $16,100
Budget for Other Expenses$2,750
Total One Year Cost$61,200

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$53,800 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

57% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of New England students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 41%
Biology 19%
Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 12%
Psychology 9%
Education 4%

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