University of New England

964 reviews
  1. Biddeford, ME
  2. 4 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    C-
  7. Professors
    B-
  8. Location
    C
  9. Dorms
    B
  10. Campus Food
    C-
  11. Student Life
    C
  12. Safety
    B
University of New England is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Commonwealth Coast Conference
Address
11 Hills Beach Rd
Biddeford, ME 04005
Website

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
86%
SAT Range
970-1160
ACT Range
21-26
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$32,238/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $25,080/ year
  • $30-48k
    $27,337/ year
  • $49-75k
    $28,118/ year
  • $76-110k
    $32,740/ year
  • $110k+
    $35,000/ year

Academics

Professors
B-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.43 responses
59%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.41 responses
59%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.41 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,202Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
26%
Varsity Athletes
15%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 25 responses
Report
  • Athletic
    24%
  • Friendly
    24%
  • Chill
    20%
  • Well-rounded
    20%
  • Nice but naïve and immature; not cultured
    8%
  • Uptight
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
95%
Poll
87%
of students say they don't have Greek life.54 responses
Poll
68%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.72 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
Report
  • Supportive
    29%
  • Communal
    25%
  • Unique
    25%
  • Boring
    21%

After University of New England

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$44,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
57%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.20 responses

Reviews

964 reviews
  • Excellent
    102
  • Very Good
    330
  • Average
    396
  • Poor
    72
  • Terrible
    64
It has been interesting; The workload has defiantly upped the ante. There isn't much to do on weekends or on down time, or at least from what I've experienced. But defiantly a school you want to go to if you want to get a good job right out of school in most likely in your major.
  • College Freshman
  • 18 days ago
I love my school, the professors challenge you, but also want you to learn so its challenging in a good way!
  • College Junior
  • 2 months ago
My school is unique and offers a lot of opportunities for academic success as well as personal success.
  • College Sophomore
  • 2 months ago