Costs at UMaine

A college education is one of the best investments you can make for yourself.  UMaine is invested in helping you understand your educational expenses.  Knowing these expenses will help you create a plan for your financial aid, work earnings, and other income that will go towards these costs.

Undergraduate Student 2019-2020 Costs                  

Maine
Resident        
Out-of-State
Resident           
New England
Regional (NEBHE) &
Canadian Resident             
E -Tuition Rate
Tuition $9,000 $29,310 $14,850  $11,250
Mandatory Fees $2,488 $2,488 $2,488  $2,760
Room & Board* $10,966 $10,966 $10,966  $10,966
Books & Supplies** $1,000 $1,000 $1,000  $1,000
Travel & Miscellaneous** $2,200 $2,200 $2,200  $2,200
Total $25,654 $45,964 $31,504  $28,176

The above undergraduate costs are based on 15 credit hours per semester, for a total of 30 credit hours per academic year.  

Graduate Student 2019-2020 Costs

Maine
Resident       
Out-of-State
Resident
New England
Regional (NEBHE) &

Canadian Resident            
E -Tuition Rate
Tuition $8,100 $25,740 $12,636
$1,257 $1,257 $1,257
Room & Board* $10,966 $10,966 $10,966
Books & Supplies** $600 $600 $600
Travel & Miscellaneous** $4,600 $4,600 $4,600
Total $25,523 $39,023 $30,059

The above graduate costs are based on 9 credit hours per semester, for 18 credit hours per academic year.

*Room and board costs are based on most commonly selected on-campus housing and meal plan options.

**Books/Supplies and Travel/Miscellaneous costs are estimated amounts. Actual student expenses will vary.

UMaine Online Tuition

Fall 2018–Spring 2019 Tuition

Maine Resident

Non-Resident Non-Resident E-Tuition Rate*
Undergraduate $293/credit hour $953/credit hour $366/credit hour
Graduate $439/credit hour $1,430/credit hour $549/credit hour

*The E-Tuition Rate applies to out-of-state students enrolled in a fully online degree or certificate program.

Exceptions

For MS in Information Systems and MS in Spatial Informatics, the following Non-Resident E-Tuition rates apply:

Fall 2018–Spring 2019 Tuition

Non-Resident E-Tuition Rate
CT, NH, RI, VT, and Canada (NEBHE) $702/credit hour
MA, NJ, and PA (RGS) $710/credit hour
Out-of-State and International $1,430/credit hour

Out-of-state and international students enrolled in the Graduate Certificate in Information Systems and Graduate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems programs pay the full non-resident tuition rate.

Fees*

Online courses are not assessed any on-campus fees (Activity Fee, Communication Fee, or Recreation Center Fee). Online courses ARE assessed the Unified Fee as well as a $25/credit hour Online Fee.

Fees

Unified Fee See Table
Online Fee $25/credit hour

*Please Note: Additional course and/or program specific fees may apply.