University of Maine at  Farmington campus

Overview

Applicants
1,880
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average HS GPA
3.05

GPA Breakdown

11%
Over 3.75
12%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
31%
2.50 - 2.99
12%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
1.00 - 1.99

Test Scores

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SAT Reading
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
440 - 580
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
430 - 548
SAT Writing
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
440 - 540
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
18 - 25

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines


Early Action
November 15

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating

Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
188
with Terminal Degree
125

118
Women
70
Men
9
Minority
4
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
20 - 29

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
44%
Graduate in 5 years
54%
Graduate in 6 years
56%

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

Notable Faculty


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.;

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
44%
Graduate in 5 years
54%
Graduate in 6 years
56%

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


Colleges that Create Futures

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 1

Required Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$8,594

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$7,420

Average Need-Based Loan
$6,652

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
89%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$30,648

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$7,422

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
Required Fees
Average Cost for Books and Supplies

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters

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
1,782
Foreign Countries Represented
9

Demographics

2.22%
African-American
1.65%
Hispanic
88.13%
Caucasian
4.16%
Unknown

66% female
34% male
16% are out of state
93% are full time
7% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

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

First-Year Students living on campus
86%

Campus Environment
Village

Housing Options

Cooperative
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
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
59
Number of Honor Societies
4

Number of Social Sororities
0
Number of Religious Organizations
2

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports (Beavers)
9 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Golf
Skiing Downhill Alpine
Skiing Nordic Cross Country
Snowboarding
Soccer
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Beavers)
10 Sports

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

Student Services

Day Care
Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: The Rainbow Coalition is a student-run group that works with gay, lesbian, and transgender, and ally community members. The LinQ Gay Straight Alliance/ SAGE Western Maine is a social support group welcoming UMF students and greater Farmington residents: https://www.facebook.com/TheLinQ.SAGEWesternMaine/

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
No

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
Interim Director of Admissions

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
Emery Community Arts Center
Mantor Cafe/Mantor Library
Kalikow Education Center
Student Center & Beaver Lodge

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Downtown Business Dist--Small New England Village
Narrow Gauge Cinema
Titcomb Mountain Ski Club
Area waterways, lakes, trails, mountains, and the Appalachian Trail
Sugarloaf USA/Sunday River Ski Areas and Rangeley Lakes Region
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: Varies
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 Concord Trailways Amtrak Downeaster UMF Shuttle

Driving Instructions to Campus
The University of Maine at Farmington campus is located on Main Street in downtown Farmington — near Routes 2, 4, and 27.

Local Accommodations
Comfort Inn -- 207-645-5155 Mt. Blue Motel -- 207-778-6004 Wilson Lake Inn -- 207-645-3721 Colonial Valley Motel -- 207-778-3391