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University of Maine at Farmington
Farmington, ME
U Maine at Farmington, founded in 1863, is a public university. Its 50-acre campus is located in Farmington, 30 miles northwest of Augusta.
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 1,782
   Women 1,168 (65.5%)
   Men 614 (34.5%)
Graduate Students 218
Entrance Difficulty  
Overall Admission Rate Not reported
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered  
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.05
SAT Math 492 average
430-548 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 512 average
440-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 18-25 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests     X  
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance In-state: $21,913
Out-of-state: $31,001
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $9,217
Out-of-state: $18,305
  Room and Board $9,112
Average Percent of Need Met 86%
Average Freshman Award $14,048
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 113
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 12% of classes
10-19 students: 51% of classes
20-29 students: 29% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 1% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
Farmington Population 4,288
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 94% of freshmen, 53% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Beaver
Sororities 25% of women participate
Fraternities 10% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
0.8% Asian
2.2% Black/African-American
1.6% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
88.0% White
4.7% Unknown
International Students 0.8% from 8 countries
First-Year Students Returning 74.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 43.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported