Tuition and Expenses

Estimated Annual Expenses for International Students 2019-2020 (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 $ 29,310 $ 21,990 $    14,850 $  11,145
 Mandatory Fees $   2,438 $   1,473 $      2,438 $    1,473
 Housing $   5,618 $   6,648 $      5,618 $    6,648
 Meals $   5,448 $   1,550 $      5,448 $    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 $  47,659 $  36,456  $   33,199 $  25,611

Visiting Students Costs (One Semester)  2019-2020

 Item Undergraduate (12 Credits)  Graduate (6 Credits)
Tuition and fees $ 12,943 $   9,422
Living Expenses $   7,602 $   4,534
Total $ 20,545 $ 13,956

 

Cost per credit hour for 2019-2020

Student  Cost of One Credit
 International Undergraduate  $    977
 International Graduate  $ 1,466
 Canadian Resident Undergraduate  $    495
 Canadian Resident Graduate  $    743

Breakdown by Number of Credit Hours

Intensive English Institute Rates

 Item 1 semester


 (2 sessions)

2 semesters 


(4 sessions)

Summer


(1 session)

 Course Fee $    4,400 $   8,800 $ 2,200
 Student Fees $       624 $   1,248     $   221
 Housing & Meals $    5,533 $ 11,066 $ 2,766
 Personal & Misc. $       400 $      800 $    200
 Books/Insurance $     1,192 $   2,384 $    596
TOTAL $  12,149 $ 24,298 $ 5,983

 

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.