University of New England

University of New England Ranking

country rank: 489
world rank: 1338

University Overview

The University of New England ranking was established in 1831 and is a non-profit private higher education organization based in the suburbs of Biddeford, Maine (population range of 10,000-49,999). There is also a branch campus in Portland for this institution. University of New England (UNE) ranking is a broad (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially approved by the New England Commission of Higher Education. In a variety of fields of research, the University of New England (UNE) provides courses and programs leading to formally accredited higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 189-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education institution has an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, rendering it a least selective institution. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. UNE also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning tools, as well as administrative services to students.

University of New England Ranking

University Identity

Name University of New England
Acronym UNE
Founded 1831
Motto Great Questions. Great Answers.
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 11 Hills Beach Road Biddeford 04005-9599 Maine United States
Tel +1 (207) 283 0171
Fax +1 (207) 602 5900
Other locations Portland

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Hills Beach Road Biddeford 04005 (207) 283 0170 800 477 4863

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 600-699
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of New England's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 64,192 physical volumes, 1,652 physical media, 53,822 digital/electronic medium and 259 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of New England's library has 1 branch.
Housing Yes University of New England provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,547 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Council of Independent Colleges (CIC) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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