University of Maine (UMaine)
University of Maine can be found in Orono, ME, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around thirteen thousand students enrolled per year at UMaine.
The majority of students getting into UMaine had an SAT score within the range of 1430 to 1780, or got accepted with an ACT score within the range of 21 to 26. We were able to estimate the UMaine average GPA (3.13 - 3.45) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. 81% of all those who apply are accepted to UMaine, from which 30 percent choose to attend. When applying historical data, we have projected that the UMaine acceptance rate 2015 will be around 79%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at umaine.edu.
Overall UMaine Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for University of Maine was reported as 81.1% in Fall 2012 with over 8,310 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- UMaine SAT Scores: 1430 - 1780
- UMaine ACT Scores: 21 - 26
- UMaine Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45
How Hard Is It to Get into University of Maine?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of University of Maine is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for UMaine has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 77.2%
- 2009-2010: 80.1%
- 2010-2011: 77.8%
- 2011-2012: 77.7%
- 2012-2013: 81.1%
- Projected UMaine Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 79.2%
How Does UMaine Compare?
The acceptance rate for University of Maine is forty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|University of Southern Maine||82.8%|
|University of New England||85.8%|
|University of New Hampshire-Main Campus||77.8%|
|Plymouth State University||77.5%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Recommended
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Required
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to UMaine (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||480 - 590|
|Math||490 - 610|
|Writing||460 - 580|
|Total Score||1430 - 1780|
|English||0 - 0|
|Math||0 - 0|
|Composite Score||21 - 26|