Tuition and Expenses

Estimated Annual Expenses for International Students 2018-2019 (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 $ 28,590 $ 21,450 $    14,070 $  10,530
 Mandatory Fees $   2,380 $   1,413 $      2,380 $    1,413
 Housing $   5,496 $   6,524 $      5,496 $    6,524
 Meals $   5,322 $   1,550 $      5,322 $    1,550
 Personal & Misc. $   1,000 $   1,350 $      1,000 $    1,350
 Books and  Supplies $   1,000 $      600 $      1,000 $       600
 Health Insurance $   2,845 $    2,845 $      2,845 $    2,845
TOTAL $  46,633 $  35,732  $   32,113 $  24,812

Visiting Students Costs (One Semester)  2018-2019

 Item Undergraduate (12 Credits)  Graduate (6 Credits)
Tuition and fees $ 12,626 $   9,182
Living Expenses $   7,832 $   5,509
Total $ 20,458 $ 14,691

 

Cost per credit hour for 2018-2019

Student  Cost of One Credit
 International Undergraduate  $    953
 International Graduate  $ 1,430
 Canadian Resident Undergraduate  $    469
 Canadian Resident Graduate  $    702

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 $       610 $   1,220     $    216
 Housing & Meals $    5,409 $ 10,818 $ 2,705
 Personal & Misc. $       400 $      800 $    200
 Books/Insurance $       776 $    1552 $    388
TOTAL $  11,595 $ 23,190 $ 5,709

 

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.