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  • Locations: Farmington, ME, United States;
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: LSU applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2019 09/14/2018 09/14/2018 TBA TBA
Fact Sheet:
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Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA Required: 2.5
APA Program Type: NSE Exchange - Domestic/Canada Credit Type: LSU credits via transfer
APA Advisor: Marissa Baham US State: Maine - ME
NSE Tuition Plan(s): Plan B
Program Description:

University of Maine at FarmingtonUniversity of Maine - Farmington

The University of Maine at Farmington is located in a quiet, picturesque New England community in the forested foothills of the Longfellow Mountains in western Maine. The fall colors are amazing, and the winter snows are deep. Farmington, with a population of 7500, is a 1 1/2 hour drive from the rugged Maine coastline and the same distance from the rolling countryside of southern Quebec. It is just over two hours from the spectacular Acadia National Park. A pleasant ski slope is located within the town, and three major ski resort areas are within an hour of the campus.

Established in 1864 as Maine's first public institution of higher education, UMF is a founding member of COPLAC, consisting of 25 public colleges and universities committed to providing superior liberal arts and sciences education. UMF serves a student body of 2000 full-time students. The campus is noted for its friendly and accessible faculty and small classes. The focus is on the individual at UMF.

Campus Location

Farmington is located approximately 2 hours north of Portland, Maine and 4 hours north of Boston, Massachusetts.

Fast Facts

Campus Statistics

Location Setting Pop. Enroll Housing Lang. Type
Farmington, ME Urban 7,500 2,000 45% on-campus English Semester

Campus Diversity

White African Amer. Hispanic Asian Native Amer. Int'l Other
94% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1% 1%

Available Tuition Payment Plans

Plan B
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.
Placement availabilities may change at any time. Please reference the school's profile page on NSE.org for updated information.

Payment Estimates

Housing/Meals
$4,485
These prices are estimates and are subject to change. Please reference the host university site for accurate details.

Programs of Study Open to NSE Students

For an accurate list of programs of study open to NSE students, please reference the list of "Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students" on the NSE School Profile for University of Maine - Farmington.

This list is maintained by the host NSE coordinator and is kept up-to-date. All classes taken while on an NSE exchange will transfer back as LSU credit. The LSU NSE coordinator will work with you to determine course equivalencies.

Special Conditions

For a full list of special conditions, please visit www.NSE.org and search the NSE section of the APA website.

GPA and Other Academic Requirements

  • 2.5 GPA

Exchange Preferences

  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
  • Prefer students who will live on campus

Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)

  • Available

Non-Native English Speakers

  • TOEFL: must have a score of 550 paper, 213 computer or 79 Internet
  • IELTS: must have a score of 6

Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students

  • No graduate students

Summer Exchange

  • Not available

International Students (Visa Students)

  • Will not accept