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Colleges / University of Southern Maine

University of Southern Maine

Gorham, ME 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate85%

About University of Southern Maine

University of Southern Maine is a public, state university in the city of Gorham, Maine. University of Southern Maine was founded in 1878. The college currently enrolls around 7,583 students a year, including 5,616 undergraduates.

University of Southern Maine Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into University of Southern Maine. University of Southern Maine admitted 85% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 5,544 students applied to University of Southern Maine and 4,736 were admitted.

University of Southern Maine Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 85%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests

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University of Southern Maine is located in the city of Gorham, Maine,.

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College Info

96 Falmouth Street Gorham, ME 04038

Campus Setting: Urban

University of Southern Maine Application Deadline

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Feb 15

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Southern Maine is Feb 15.

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Wondering what life at University of Southern Maine is like? There are approximately 7,583 students enrolled at University of Southern Maine, including 5,616 undergraduate students and 1,967 graduate students. 62% percent of students attend school full-time, 83% percent are from ME and 17% percent of students are from other states.


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