Leading destinations for foreign students in Maine

More than 2,800 international students attended Maine high schools and colleges in 2016, and the vast majority have F-1 visas.

Here are the top destinations for the 1,396 college students in Maine in 2016:

Country
Students
University of Maine
587
Colby College
287
Bates College
131
Bowdoin College
93
University of Southern Maine
74

F-1 visa holders in Maine: top 5 countries of origin

Here are top countries of origin for the 1,414 high school level international students in Maine in 2016:

Country
Students
China
687
Vietnam
94
South Korea
74
Spain
50
Canada
33

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