University of Southern Maine

University of Southern Maine Ranking

country rank: 1494
world rank: 4824

University Overview

The University of Southern Maine ranking, established in 1878, is a non-profit public state higher-education college based in the small city of Portland, Maine (population range of 50,000-249,999). There are also branch campuses for this institution in the following cities: Lewiston, Gorham, Gorham, Gorham, Gorham, Gorham, Gorham The University of Southern Maine (USM) ranking is a massive (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. The University of Southern Maine (USM) provides courses and services leading to formally accredited higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or base degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 142-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on 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. USM 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 Southern Maine Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Southern Maine
Acronym USM
Founded 1878
Motto Connecting You with Tomorrow

University Location

Address 96 Falmouth Street Portland 04103-4864 Maine United States
Tel +1 (800) 800 4876
Fax +1 (207) 780 5640
Other locations Gorham, Lewiston

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 37 College Avenue Gorham 04038 (207) 780 5670 800 800 4876

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 800-899
Control Type Public State
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes University of Southern Maine's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 496,255 physical volumes, 9,207 physical media, 85,244 digital/electronic medium and 291 licensed digital/electronic databases. University of Southern Maine's library has 4 branches.
Housing Yes University of Southern Maine provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,334 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 Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

University of Maine System (UMS) American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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