Frequently Asked Questions about Online Graduate School

What’s it like, being in online graduate school at UNE?

UNE provides free tutoring services to students in our matriculated, online programs.

Every student has a Student Support Specialist. Your Support Specialist can help you with a wide range of issues, from registration to technology to course planning. If your Support Specialist doesn’t have the answer, they will help you connect with the university representative who does have the answer.

UNE’s financial aid office can help you make school affordable. Click here for the Online Education Financial Services page.

Our instructors aim to respond to questions within 24 hours.

UNE uses Brightspace D2L as our learning management system, which supports both Mac and PC.

Yes. Everything you need for your class is available through our online library. If you live locally, feel free to use additional resources on campus.

Yes. All students are required to complete an online orientation before they begin classes.

Yes. Students are allowed to take a Leave of Absence. This allows students to take the time they need for a personal situation, such as an illness or relocation. To apply for a Leave of Absence, get in touch with your Student Support Specialist.

There are several ways to start the process of getting an online degree.

  • Click the “Request Information” button below if you’d like us to get in touch with you.
  • Click “Apply Now” to go straight to our online application.

Whichever method you choose, right now is the very best time to start.

  • Or, click on the “Chat With Us!” window to chat with an enrollment counselor
    • Monday – Friday 8am to 5pm EST


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Do you have questions about attending an online graduate school?

If you have any questions about coursework or program requirements, please speak to one of our enrollment counselors at the email or phone number below.