Top Ten, or Twelve, Reasons to seek a Graduate Degree in Physics or Astrophysics at the University of Maine

  1. High probability of success
  2. A good record of placement
  3. A variety of research areas to choose from
  4. A medium size program with ample personal attention
  5. All programs can be started in the Fall or Spring semesters
  6. Academic year and summer semester financial assistantships, including tuition waivers
  7. A beautiful and safe campus
  8. A good selection of housing on and near campus
  9. Bike trails and a bus system connect the campus to nearby communities (Bangor International Airport 8 miles away)
  10. Near several nationally acclaimed ski areas and lots of other outdoor recreation and travel in Maine
  11. Scenic rural New England setting – learn more On-line
  12. A four seasons environment