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Join us for the 2nd annual UMaine Student Symposium on April 24, 2017 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Come and meet student researchers and scholars, see their posters and exhibits, hear their presentations, view short performances, participate in arts and humanities roundtables and discover the value of Maine’s only public research university. more information

Research by the Numbers

Maine’s only research university.

16 Research Centers and Institutes.

13 Signature and Emerging areas of excellence.

80 master’s, and 30 doctoral degrees.

Of the state’s public universities. UMaine awards:

  • 37% of 4-year degrees
  • 39% of masters degrees
  • 85% of Ph.D.s and Ed.D.s

Over $51 million in extramural funding in FY15

More than $79 million in research expenditures in FY15

361 Master’s and 60 Ph.D. degrees awarded in 2015-16