University of Maine at Farmington


University of Maine at Farmington

Perfectly located in the middle of the best skiing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking, snowboarding and rafting in the northeast, the University of Maine at Farmington (UMF) is Maine's nationally recognized public liberal arts college. UMF offers more than 30 academic programs: Creative Writing, Rehabilitation Services, Psychology, Teacher Education, Biology, Actuarial Sciences, and more. With an ideal 13-to-1 student-faculty ratio, Farmington is the college that majors in personal attention: Small classes. Caring professors who know you by name. A friendly, close-knit campus in the heart of downtown. Farmington is a special place where students are the center of the universe.

Academic Programs

  • Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Music
  • Economics
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts
  • Creative Writing
  • Actuarial Science
  • Outdoor Recreation Business Administration

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Outdoor Recreation

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


First Year applicants to the University of Maine at Farmington have completed high school or earned a HiSet or GED, including students who have earned college credits while in high school. Students who have attended another college as non-degree or non-matriculated students and have earned 12 or fewer credits are also considered First Year applicants. Applying to the University of Maine at Farmington is FREE — always.


Transfer applicants to the University of Maine at Farmington have matriculated (enrolled as degree seeking students) at another college or university or completed more than 12 credits of non-degree work. Transfer applicants are required to submit official transcripts from each college attended, in addition to a final high school transcript.

Additional Information

The University of Maine at Farmington has earned a national reputation for excellence, gaining stature as one of the finest state-supported liberal arts colleges in the northeastern U.S.

2019 “Top Public Regional College” — U.S. News & World Report

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Your own first-hand impression of the University of Maine at Farmington is better than anything we can post online or put in a brochure. Come check us out in person. We can’t wait to meet you.

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. To learn how to carry yourself. To gain confidence in yourself. To discover your passion.

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Admissions office

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School location

246 Main Street
Farmington, ME 04938, United States of America

Phone number

207. 778.7050


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