Education that goes beyond training, the classroom, your comfort zone and other universities—that’s the UNE way.
UNE professors include world-class researchers, authors and Fulbright scholars. You’ll get to know them personally, working side-by-side with them in the lab, on a research vessel, in the field, or across the globe.
Innovation isn’t just a word to UNE, it’s our reason for being. Our DNA is innovating in health sciences and liberal arts, with more than 40 undergraduate and 32 graduate/professional programs in important, needed and fascinating fields. Whatever path you choose, you’ll make important connections and experience life-changing internships that position you for success.
We don’t just educate students, we make them valuable contributors to the world, recognized everywhere. 90 percent of UNE’s 2012 Class is either employed or pursuing graduate/professional school. Forbes lists UNE among its 2014 America's Top Colleges and U.S. News & World Report ranks us one of the "Best Universities" in the North.
UNE by the Numbers
Number of undergraduate researchers that have been awarded the prestigious national Goldwater Scholarships the past 5 years
Undergraduate, graduate and professional programs
Number of 2013 graduates* employed or have been accepted into graduate/ professional programs
* 82% of graduates responded to survey
Dr. Jon Ryder has been promoted to the position of executive associate dean in the College of Dental Medicine. Ryder joined the UNE family in...
Team of undergrad and COM students win poster competition at the Maine Osteopathic Association's Midwinter Symposium
A team of four UNE students, comprised of two undergraduates and two College of Osteopathic Medicine (COM) students, participated in a student Research and Scholarship...
On February 20, 2015, WCSH (Channel 6) aired a news segment on the research of Meghan May, Ph.D., assistant professor of microbiology, on a new...
Cathleen Miller, Curator of the Maine Women Writers Collection and Jennifer Tuttle, Dorothy M. Healy Professor of Literature and Health
Seminar Brain Awareness Week
Dr. Frank Willard
Themed Event Brain Awareness Week