At a Glance

At a Glance


Student Enrollment Trend

Total 12-month student enrollment at the University of New England for the 2012-2013 Academic Year was 9,681, which includes all degree and non-degree seeking, full-time and part-time, and online students.

That includes 5,834 undergraduate students; 2,751 graduate students; and 1,067 professional students in D.O., Pharm.D., and D.P.T. programs.


U N E enrollment trend graph




Bain Report

In the 2012 Bain Report on "The Financially Sustainable University," which discusses the financial stability and growth of U.S. colleges and universities (classifying them as sound, at risk or unsustainable), the University of New England was ranked “sound” and in the top 13% of institutions in its category.



Chronicle of Higher Education




Best Universities

The University of New England is ranked one of the "Best Universities" in the North that offer "a full range of undergraduate and master's programs" in U.S. News & World Report's 2014 edition of "America's Best Colleges." UNE rose seven spots in the top tier of this category since last year.

Best Graduate Schools

U.S. News & World Report has released its 2015 Best Graduate Schools guide, and the University of New England has once again been recognized for outstanding programs in health sciences and medicine.



in the TOP HALF

Forbes magazine named UNE to the top half of the 650 degree-granting institutions that provide the highest investment return—high honors considering there are approximately 4,500 colleges and universities in the nation. Forbes compiled the list based on the "output" and "return on investment" each institution offers.


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Northeast region


UNE ranking in 20-year student return on investment (ROI) among public and private colleges and universities in Maine according to Payscale.comNationally, UNE ranked in the top 15%