Discover UNE

Watch our virtual series to discover more about UNE. You’ll get tips to navigate the college process — from application to acceptance — as well as hear from current students what makes UNE stand out, from our coastal location to dynamic learning experiences and collaborative community. 


Next Steps: As Us Anything

Recorded December 12, 2023

Wherever you are in your journey with UNE — whether you’re just getting started and looking for more info, or you've applied for admission or already been accepted (hey, new Nor'easter!) — we suspect you may have a question or two about what’s ahead. This virtual session is the perfect place bring those questions. Representatives from our Undergraduate Admissions and Student Financial Services teams will be live and sharing answers to the FAQs we’re hearing lately, and you can submit your own questions during the event to make sure you have the info you need.

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Living On Campus

Recorded November 30, 2023

There is so much to think about when you’re looking ahead to college, and where you live is a big piece of it! In this session, we take a look at the residential options available to first-year and transfer students — what amenities are included, locations on campus, dining options, and more — as well as what to expect when living on campus. Student Resident Advisors (RAs) Colton and Elizabeth join the conversation and share their campus living experiences.

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Marine and Environmental Programs

Recorded November 9, 2023

Whether you’re interested in Marine Sciences or Environmental Studies, this virtual information session provides an exciting introduction to the hands-on education you can expect in the field, on boats, in state-of-the-art laboratories, and at exciting internships. Charles Tilburg, Ph.D., director of the School of Marine and Environmental Programs, leads the presentation and overview of our facilities, living laboratories, and the remarkable opportunities for marine and environmental students. 

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GUST for Undeclared Students

Recorded November 8, 2023

Not ready to choose your college major? In this info session, you’ll learn why UNE’s Guided Undergraduate Studies (GUST) program is designed for students just like you! GUST is an ideal way to begin your journey, as you experience a structured curriculum in which you explore your options before choosing a major. UNE’s College of Arts and Sciences Dean Jonathan Millen, Ph.D., and Associate Dean Amy Kierstead, Ph.D., discuss the GUST program, its framework and how it works, and why starting out undecided could be one of the best decisions you make.

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Beyond the Classroom

Recorded November 3, 2023

What you learn outside the classroom can be just as important as what you learn inside it. During this session, we explore many of the ways you can get involved on and off campus. From student clubs and organizations to athletics and outdoor recreation, we check in with current students Grace and Steven to see what life at UNE is really like.

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Experiential Education: Academics at UNE

Recorded October 5, 2023

Education doesn’t just happen in the classroom. At UNE, learning takes place in the lab, out in the field, at internships, and through research projects — in Maine and abroad. Current students Alysha and Nickchat about what learning is like at UNE and the exciting opportunities that are defining their education and preparing them for a fulfilling career.

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College Fit: Is UNE the Right Fit for Me?

Recorded September 21, 2023

How do you know if a school is the right fit for you? UNE students Chloe and Nicholas discuss how their college search drew them to UNE and ultimately, what made them choose to become a Nor’easter. They share the behind-the-scenes of their college journeys, as well as tips on how to get the most out of your college search — from questions to ask, connections to make early on in your search, and the actions they took that really helped identify UNE as their best college fit.

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