Be a part of the University of New England, a private, top-ranked university offering flagship programs in the health and life sciences, as well as degrees in business, education, the social sciences and the liberal arts. At UNE, the pursuit of innovation inspires our close-knit community of students and faculty. In state-of-the-art facilities on three beautiful campuses—in coastal Biddeford and Portland, Maine and Tangier, Morocco—we provide hands-on learning, rigorous academic experiences and global explorations to empower the next generation of leaders for New England and the world.
EDUCATION FOR AN EVOLVING WORLD
Our education goes beyond training, beyond the classroom and beyond your comfort zone. Our professors include world-class researchers, authors and scholars who will help you reach further. You will work side-by-side with them in the lab, in the field and across the globe.
We offer more than 40 undergraduate and 32 graduate/professional programs in needed, fascinating fields. Whatever path you choose, you will make important connections and have life-changing opportunities.
What do you want to study?
A SOUND INVESTMENT
According to U.S. News & World Report, UNE is one of the "Best Regional Universities in the North." UNE was included in the 2016 edition of The Princeton Review’s Best 380 Colleges guide. In addition to recognition for academic quality, UNE is receiving attention as an outstanding educational investment.
The prestigious Brookings Institution recently ranked UNE the Maine college or university most likely to increase students’ career earnings, and Forbes magazine listed UNE as one of the top American institutions for return on investment.
UNE's financial rating from leading credit rating firm Moody's Investors Service.
of 2015 graduates employed or accepted into graduate/professional programs within six months of graduating (Based on a class survey).
of our graduates responsibly manage their student loan obligations.
was UNE’s 2014 ranking among public and private colleges and universities in Maine for 20-year student return on investment, according to PayScale. Nationally, UNE ranked in the top 15%.