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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 minus
  4. Campus
    grade D+
  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 C+

About

J.T. WILLIAMS HALL
PRINCESS ANNE, MD 21853
About Maryland Eastern Shore...
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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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
65%
SAT Range
850-1030
ACT Range
16-19
Application Fee
$35
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$16,267 / 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
$7,889 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
11:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 75 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 92 responses
49%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 91 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
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
    43%
  • On Campus
    55%
  • Online
    2%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
2,095 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
238
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
56%
Varsity Athletes
8%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 42 responses
  • Relaxed
    31%
  • Dedicated
    26%
  • Hardworking
    21%
  • Unmotivated
    12%
  • Inspired
    10%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
49%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 96 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 106 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 48 responses
  • Relaxed
    40%
  • Family oriented
    17%
  • Leadership
    17%
  • Needs student advice/ input
    15%
  • Slacker school.
    6%
  • Progressive
    4%
  • Home away from home
    2%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,600 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
41%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 52 responses

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