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University of Maryland Eastern Shore
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  • 4 Year
  • PRINCESS ANNE, MD

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade D minus
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

JT WILLIAMS HALL
PRINCESS ANNE, MD 21853
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I (without football)
Athletic Conference
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
From University of Maryland Eastern Shore

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a Top 20 Historically Black Doctoral Research University, and a top performer in social mobility.

With a wealth of opportunities, a highly individualized approach, and academic resources, UMES is able to encourage and empower all students- whatever their passion, whatever their goals- to achieve their very best.

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University of Maryland Eastern Shore Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
85%
SAT Range
840-1010
ACT Range
16-19
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$12,867 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$9,812 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
94%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
8:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
73%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 82 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 103 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 102 responses

Majors

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    41%
  • On Campus
    54%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,749 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
184
Undergrads Over 25
11%
Pell Grant
55%
Varsity Athletes
11%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 53 responses
  • Relaxed
    32%
  • Dedicated
    25%
  • Hardworking
    19%
  • Unmotivated
    11%
  • Inspired
    8%
  • Outgoing
    6%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 107 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 117 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 59 responses
  • Relaxed
    32%
  • Needs student advice/ input
    19%
  • Family oriented
    15%
  • Leadership
    14%
  • Progressive
    5%
  • Slacker school.
    5%
  • Underrated
    5%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
33%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
81%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 54 responses

University of Maryland Eastern Shore Reviews

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