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University of Maine Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Orono, ME

Location and Setting


Orono Population
9,474
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
660 acres

Weather

Temperature
11.4 average low in January, 72.7 average high in September
Rain
129 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
12 mile(s) from campus in Bangor
Nearest Train Station
125 mile(s) from campus in Portland

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
38% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
62%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
area emergency text and email message system

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Bananas the Black Bear
School Colors
Light blue, dark blue, and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Ice Hockey x x x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x  
Track And Field x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Track And Field x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Ice Hockey x x
Soccer    
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Track And Field x x
Women's Club Sports
cheerleading, tennis
Men's Club Sports
cheerleading, soccer, tennis

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, racquetball, skiing (cross-country), soccer, softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, track and field, water polo

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, fraternity and sorority life, alternative breaks, umaine student government, campus activities board, wilde stein
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus

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