School Overview

University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a Public, 4 years college located in Princess Anne, Maryland. UMES ranked 314th in National Universities and 23rd in Maryland Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 2,646 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1. It is a Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. UMES's acceptance rate is 81.90% last year (undergraduate school).
University of Maryland Eastern Shore is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
AddressJ.T. Williams Hall, Princess Anne, MD 21853-1299
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryDoctoral/Research University
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of Maryland Eastern Shore is 81.90% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 7.75%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate81.90 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)7.75 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

UMES's 2022 tuition & fees is $8,724 for Maryland residents and $19,343 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $10,440 for Maryland residents and $17,160 for out-of-students.
Maryland ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$8,724$19,343
Graduate Tuition & Fees$10,440$17,160
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,646 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 77 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. UMES has 2,069 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 577 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,646
Undergraduate Students2,069
Graduate Students577
Online Enrollment77

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs62 Programs
Number of online programs1 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification