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University of Maine at Machias
Machias, ME
U Maine at Machias, founded in 1909, is a public university. Its 42-acre campus is located in Machias, 60 miles north of Ellsworth.
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 786
   Women 528 (67.2%)
   Men 258 (32.8%)
Graduate Students Not reported
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 87% of 449 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math 390-500 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 380-510 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 17-24 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests   X    
Essay X      
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance In-state: $19,266
Out-of-state: $31,086
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $7,480
Out-of-state: $19,300
  Room and Board $8,486
Average Percent of Need Met 77%
Average Freshman Award $13,125
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates Not reported
Regular Class Size Not reported
Machias Population 1,274
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 64% of freshmen
Athletic Conferences National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot Cappy
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 4.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.4% Asian
4.3% Black/African-American
5.2% Hispanic/Latino
2.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
78.2% White
5.6% Unknown
International Students 1.1%
First-Year Students Returning 62.7%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 15.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported