University of Maine at Farmington

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Farmington, ME

$8,640

Avg in-state tuition

$19,350

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of Maine at Farmington

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Military Friendly: YesMilitary-friendly schools are Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges, offer the Yellow Ribbon Program, and have a dedicated point of contact to support veterans, military service members, and their families. Explore our college guide for service members and veterans to learn more.

The University of Maine at Farmington is a small public university located on a rural campus in Farmington, Maine. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,582, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 95%. The university offers 38 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 60%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,640, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $19,350.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

95% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

72% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

60% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Application Considerations

Test scores Not required or recommended

High school transcript Required

High school rank Recommended

Letter of recommendation Required

High school GPA Recommended

Open admission No

Completion of college prep program Required

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

Transfer Credit Policy

Dual enrollment Yes

Credit for qualified life experience* Implied no

Advance placement (AP) credits Yes

*This can include previous jobs, trainings, licenses/credentials, or seminars. You may need to complete an exam or provide a portfolio to earn credit.

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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2k

Students enrolled

69%

Online student enrollment

11:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

86%

Unknown

5%

Hispanic

3%

Two or more races

3%

Black

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

Asian

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

71%

Socio-economic diversity

52% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

92%

State Grant Aid

55%

Institution Grant Aid

93%

Pell Grant

52%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $3,699
State Grant Aid $2,241
Institution Grant Aid $4,771
Pell Grant Aid $4,554

Financial Outlook

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

$28k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.