Tuition and Expenses

Estimated Annual Expenses for International Students 2017-2018 (PDF)

The University of Maine is a very affordable option for international students. View the detailed Declaration of Finances.  For a quick overview of estimated expenses, see the following table:

Item International  Canadian Resident
Undergraduate Graduate  Undergraduate  Graduate
 Tuition $ 27,960 $ 20,955 $    13,740 $  10,290
 Mandatory Fees $   2,322 $   1,368 $      2,322 $    1,368
 Housing $   5,372 $   6,396 $      5,372 $    6,396
 Meals $   5,164 $   1,550 $      5,164 $    1,550
 Personal & Misc. $   1,000 $   1,350 $      1,000 $    1,350
 Books and  Supplies $   1,000 $      600 $      1,000 $       600
 Health Insurance $   2,502 $    2,502 $      2,502 $    2,502
TOTAL $  45,320 $  34,721  $   31,100 $  24,056

Visiting Students Costs (One Semester)  2017-2018

 Item Undergraduate (12 Credits)  Graduate (6 Credits)
Tuition and fees $ 12,345 $   8,976
Living Expenses $   7,520 $   6,200
Total $ 19,865 $ 15,176

 

Cost per credit hour for 2017-2018

Student  Cost of One Credit
 International Undergraduate  $    932
 International Graduate  $ 1,397
 Canadian Resident Undergraduate  $    458
 Canadian Resident Graduate  $    686

Breakdown by Number of Credit Hours

Intensive English Institute Rates

 Item 1 semester


 (2 sessions)
2 semesters 


(4 sessions)
Summer


(2 sessions)
 Course Fee $    4,400 $   8,800 $ 2,200
 Student Fees $       576 $   1,152     $    206
 Housing & Meals $    5,268 $ 10,536 $ 2,634
 Personal & Misc. $       400 $      800 $    200
 Health Insurance $       478 $      956 $    239
TOTAL $  11,122 $ 22,244 $ 5,479

 

Housing and Dining (Room and Board) Fees

Health Insurance

All international students at UMaine are required to have an international health insurance plan. Students can purchase the UMaine international health insurance plan or use an alternative plan and waive the UMaine plan.