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University of Maine at Fort Kent
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  • 4 Year
  • FORT KENT, ME

Report Card

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

About

23 UNIVERSITY DRIVE
FORT KENT, ME 04743
Athletic Division
USCAA
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From University of Maine at Fort Kent

UMFK is where education meets the outdoors. We are a public university that has the feel of a small private school. At UMFK, we focus on LIFE: Learn, Innovate, Find, Engage. We have a collection of creative, innovative faculty and staff who mentor and support our aspirational students. Faculty and staff take the time to learn about you - they know your name and your goals. We utilize the latest technology in our classrooms, from AI to simulation labs, and have expert faculty who incorporate that technology into their classes.

UMFK is directly embedded in the surrounding community, making it easy to get to the places you want to go. Whether its to free-ski night, the movies, or Canada, its all right here! We have the best of both worlds at our fingertips!

We offer fantastic financial aid opportunities including free tuition to those who qualify! Check out our website to learn more about UMFK can do for you!

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University of Maine at Fort Kent Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
100%
SAT Range
880-1070
ACT Range
17-19
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$12,162 / 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
$6,263 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
19:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
57%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 7 responses
78%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 9 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 9 responses

Majors

Nursing at UMFK

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UMFK offers one of the best nursing programs in the state! With highly affordable tuition and multiple scholarships available, UMFK is the perfect option for you!

Online

Online Programs Offered
4
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
1
Online Associates Programs
2
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    27%
  • On Campus
    31%
  • Online
    42%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
526 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,098
Undergrads Over 25
48%
Pell Grant
44%
Varsity Athletes
21%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Hardworking student, no matter where one come from
    40%
  • Middle-class, hardworking american
    40%
  • Average
    20%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
50%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 10 responses
Poll
38%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports. 8 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 7 responses
  • The middle of nowhere
    43%
  • A great choice for freshman nursing students.
    29%
  • Far, but worth it.
    29%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$33,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
39%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
90%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 6 responses

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