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Tuition and Fees

Tuition rates are assessed by credit hour and vary depending upon residency of the student:


Maine Residents

$217 per credit hour

Out of State

$525 per credit hour

*New England Board of Higher Education

$325 per credit hour


$325 per credit hour

**Out of State Web

$271 per credit hour


*New England Board of Higher Education rates are available to residents of the New England states for programs of study included in the New England Regional Student Program.

**Students residing outside the state of Maine (including ILS students) pay a reduced tuition rate of 125% of in-state tuition for ALL online courses at UMA (this includes ILS and non ILS courses offered by UMA).

Tuition, fees (such as mandatory and variable fees) and other educational costs are approved annually for each of the seven campuses of the University of Maine System by the Board of Trustees-- Student Charges FY 2015.  Tuition and fees may be amended between the time of registration and the beginning of Fall classes pending annual Board review.


Payment Plan

UMA offers extended an payment plan to assist students and their families' budget more effectively to meet college costs.


Multi-Campus Students

Tuition, fees and other educational costs are approved annually for each of the seven campuses of the University of Maine System by the Board of Trustees.  UMA students enrolled in classes hosted by other University of Maine campuses should consult that campus for information pertaining to tuition and fee amounts, billing, refund policies, and dates.


The Fine Print

The financial requirements of the University, changing costs, state and legislative action, and other matters may require an adjustment of charges and expenses.  The University reserves the right to make such changes at any time.  The applicant acknowledges this by submitting application for admission or registering.