The University of New England is Maine’s largest private university, an innovative educational community with two distinctive coastal Maine campuses, a vibrant new campus in Tangier, Morocco and a robust offering of degree and certificate programs online. UNE attracts internationally recognized scholars in the health sciences, life sciences, business, education, the social sciences and the humanities, allowing both our graduate and undergraduate students to engage in research and scholarship alongside dedicated faculty.
We are home to Maine's only medical and dental schools — part of our comprehensive health education mission built on a pioneering interprofessional approach that also includes pharmacy, nursing and an array of allied health professions. UNE offers a uniquely cosmopolitan, interdisciplinary academic environment with an emphasis on global engagement and hands-on learning experiences. As a community, we are committed to creating the future by nurturing well-rounded scholars and professionals who can adapt, prosper and lead in a rapidly evolving world.
The University of New England is an independent non-profit institution.
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Pharmacy students Seema Patel and Lindsey Tatakis were interviewed by WMTW for a segment on Drug Takeback Day and prescriber requirements. In Maine, new laws...
Students from the One World Dental Association, a College of Dental Medicine organization, have organized several educational initiatives in support of Oral Cancer Awareness month...
UNE historian Eric Zuelow quoted in ‘World Finance’ article about tourism’s contribution to global economy
Eric Zuelow, Ph.D., associate professor of European history in the Department of History and Philosophy, was quoted extensively in an April 25 article published by...
Exhibit Earth Month
HWOS Student Researchers