The University of New England

The University of New England is a top-ranked independent university with two distinctive campuses located in the coastal communities of Biddeford and Portland, Maine. UNE provides a highly integrated learning experience that promotes excellence through interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation in education, research and service. With more than 4,000 students and more than 40 undergraduate, graduate and professional programs, UNE has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report among the top regional universities in the Northeast. The University of New England is the leading provider of healthcare professionals in the state of Maine and has recognized strengths in osteopathic medicine; health sciences; biological, marine and environmental sciences; and other select areas of excellence in the liberal arts.

Quick Facts

School Name

University of England





General Information

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Year Founded:


Academic Calendar:

Six starts per year


New England Association of Schools and Colleges

Student Services:

IT Helpdesk, Library, Writing Center

Student Body:

4,297 enrolled students

Campus Life:

Not only are our students involved in forging their academic experience, UNE offers a host of activities, organizations and services that immerse students in an exciting and rewarding campus life, providing experiences that foster both personal and leadership development.


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