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University of Maine at Farmington
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  • 4 Year
  • FARMINGTON, ME

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

In keeping with the University of Maine System COVID-19 protocols, students and staff/faculty are required to provide proof of vaccination & booster or apply for an exemption and continue to test weekly. Masks are now optional in all campus buildings (except classrooms where that is at the discretion of the faculty). The one excepting however is masks are required for indoor gatherings of over 75. Learn More

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade C+
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade C
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade B
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

246 MAIN ST.
FARMINGTON, ME 04938
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
North Atlantic Conference
From University of Maine at Farmington

The University of Maine at Farmington is more than a school. It’s a place where you go to learn more than what’s in the textbook. It’s where you go to learn what you want to do with your life.

Long considered the jewel of the University of Maine System, the University of Maine at Farmington is Maine’s nationally recognized public liberal arts college, offering quality programs in teacher education, human services and arts & sciences.

Farmington is a small, residential campus peacefully nestled in the spectacular lakes & mountains region of western Maine, near Sugarloaf and Sunday River and smack in the middle of the best skiing, hiking, kayaking and rafting in the northeast. If you’re into the outdoors, this is the perfect place to spend your college years.

Farmington's incredible value make it a special place where students receive individual attention, where ideas are exchanged and concepts explored in highly personalized settings: in classes, workshops, labs, studios and more.

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University of Maine at Farmington Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
95%
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
No data available  
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Recommended
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$14,492 / 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
$9,168 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
87%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 30 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 35 responses
82%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 34 responses

Majors

The Global Experience - Come to UMF and see the world!

Study away opportunities are endless! Whether it's a semester abroad or across the country, an internship or student teaching around the globe or one of many UMF travel courses, there is something for everyone. We strongly encourage you to explore the exciting possibilities of a global experience!

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
    62%
  • On Campus
    29%
  • Online
    10%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,414 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
168
Undergrads Over 25
9200%
Pell Grant
52%
Varsity Athletes
12%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Friendly
    45%
  • Open-minded
    45%
  • Eccentric, but in a good way
    5%
  • Outgoing
    5%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
69%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 26 responses
Poll
73%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 45 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Community
    71%
  • Inviting and peaceful environment
    13%
  • A new world
    4%
  • Challenging - but in the best way possible
    4%
  • Home away from home
    4%
  • Underrated
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$36,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
60%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
89%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses

University of Maine at Farmington Reviews

Rating 3.6 out of 5  408 reviews
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