Fall 2020–Spring 2021 Tuition


Maine and Canadian Resident


NEBHE  Resident

Non-Resident E-Tuition Rate*

Undergraduate $308/credit hour $1,001/credit hour $524/credit hour $385/credit hour
Graduate $461/credit hour $1,503/credit hour $784/credit hour $576/credit hour

*This special E-Tuition Rate applies to out-of-state students enrolled in a UMaineOnline degree or certificate program.



Maine Resident

All Non-Residents

Graduate Certificate in Innovation Engineering $461/credit hour $1,503/credit hour

In-State Tuition for Military and Dependents

All current members and honorably discharged veterans of the US Armed Forces receive in-state tuition. Military dependents using a GI Bill also receive in-state tuition. More information is available at the Bursar’s Office.

UMaine has been ranked as one of the top military-friendly schools by MilitaryFriendly.com for 8 years in a row.  Assistance and support provided by the Veterans Education and Transitions Services office is available to online students as well.

To learn more about opportunities for the military community with UMaineOnline, please contact one of our advisors.

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Bursar’s Office

For detailed information about tuition and fees, contact the UMaine Bursar’s Office.

Bursar’s Office


Online courses are not assessed any on-campus fees (i.e., Activity Fee, Communication Fee, or Recreation Center Fee). Online courses are assessed the Unified Fee, a $25/credit hour Online Fee, as well as any other program and/or course-specific fees.


Unified Fee
Less than 6 credit hours $137
6-11 credit hours $420
12-15 credit hours $1,030
16+ credit $1,057
Online Fee $25/credit hour
Other Program/Course Fees View

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