Overview

Applicants
1,463
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average HS GPA
2.95

GPA Breakdown

8%
Over 3.75
9%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
28%
2.50 - 2.99
20%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
440 - 560
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
430 - 540
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
420 - 550

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
173
with Terminal Degree
121

107
Women
66
Men
9
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
36%
Graduate in 5 years
51%
Graduate in 6 years

Majors

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences

  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General

  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

  • Actuarial Science
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Organizational Leadership

  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services

  • Computer Science

  • Education

  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Earth Science Teacher Education
  • Education, Other
  • Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Health Teacher Education
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Science Teacher Education
  • Special Education and Teaching, General

  • English Language and Literature/Letters

  • Creative Writing
  • English Language and Literature, General

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences

  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator
  • Rehabilitation Science

  • History

  • History, General

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

  • Mathematics and Statistics

  • Mathematics, General

  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

  • International/Global Studies
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other

  • Natural Resources and Conservation

  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies

  • Philosophy and Religious Studies, General

  • Physical Sciences

  • Geology/Earth Science, General

  • Psychology

  • Psychology, General

  • Social Sciences

  • Geography
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Sociology and Anthropology

  • Visual and Performing Arts

  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Intermedia/Multimedia
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General


Degrees

Bachelor's
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Prominent Alumni


John Stevens
Engineer Panama Canal

Freelan Stanley
Stanley Steamer, Dry Plate Photog

Bob Marley
Comedian

Wayne Mowatt
Commissioner Educ ME

Katy Luke Perry
Author

Harvey Scribner
Commissioner Educ NY, VT

Lt Col Louise Sharko Holthaus
Ret. U.S.A.N.C.;

Career overview


Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
36%
Graduate in 5 years
51%
Graduate in 6 years

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Regional Alumni
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 15

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$8,190

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$6,502

Average Need-Based Loan
$6,888

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$31,792

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
85%

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$8,190

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition (In-State)
$8,352
Tuition (Out-of-State)
$17,440
Required Fees
$865
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$840

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$4,220
Transportation for Commuters
$690

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
College/university loans from institutional funds
Federal Perkins Loans
State Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,773
Out of State
16%

International
1%
Foreign Countries Represented
7

Demographics

1.95%
African-American
1.49%
Hispanic
86.02%
Caucasian
6.70%
Unknown

65% female
35% male
16% are out of state
94% are full time
6% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
50%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
94%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
International Student
Other
Theme Housing
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
56
Number of Honor Societies
4

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
2

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

23% participate in intramural sports
13% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Beavers)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Lacrosse
Skiing Downhill Alpine
Skiing Nordic Cross Country
Snowboarding
Soccer
Women's Sports (Beavers)
9 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Skiing Downhill Alpine
Skiing Nordic Cross Country
Snowboarding
Soccer
Softball

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Email and Web Access Available
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
100

Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms
14

Average Number of PC's per Lab
16

Network Access in Dorm Rooms
Yes

Network Access in Dorm Lounges
Yes

Fee for Network Use
No

Student Web Pages Permitted
Yes

Student Web Pages Provided
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Online Class Registration Available
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Require Undergraduates to Own Computers
No

Undergraduates that Own Computers
99%

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Logic Shop Portland, ME

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses
Yes

Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations
Yes

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Lisa Ellrich
Associate Director of Admission

Address
Office of Admission
246 Main Street
Farmington, ME 04938

Phone
207-778-7050

Email
umfadmit@maine.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Recreation and Fitness Center
Landing
Mantor Cafe
Education Center
Student Center

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Downtown Business Dist--Small New England Village
Narrow Gauge Cinema
Titcomb Mountain Ski Club
Area waterways, lakes, trails, mountains
Sugarloaf USA/Sunday River/Saddleback Ski Areas
A rapidly expanding mall in Augusta, 35 miles away. UMF is located near major ski areas (Saddleback, Sugarloaf and Sunday River) and summer vacation spots (Rangeley and Belgrade lakes).

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Year Round: 10:30 AM and 2:30 PM
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Following Campus Tours

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
umfadmit@maine.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Automobile Portland Jetport Shuttle Bus

Driving Instructions to Campus
Near the junction of US Route 2 and State Route 4 in downtown Farmington. UMaine Farmington is located on Main Street (Routes 4/27).

Local Accommodations
Comfort Inn -- 207-645-5155 Mt. Blue Motel -- 207-778-6004 Farmington Motel -- 207-778-4680 Colonial Valley Motel -- 207-778-3391
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Key Stats

1,463
Applicants
1,773
Size
85%
Acceptance Rate