The state’s land-grant university and the flagship institution in the University of Maine System, UMaine is one of New England’s premier universities. UMaine offers baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degree programs.
With full-service campuses in Maine’s state capital of Augusta and in Bangor, and with University College centers around the state, UMA is considered the university of choice for Mainers who want to receive a quality and affordable education without uprooting their lives.
Established in 1864 as Maine’s first public institution of higher education, the University of Maine at Farmington is Maine’s public liberal arts college, offering quality programs in teacher education, human services, and arts and sciences.
Founded as the Madawaska Training School in 1878, the University of Maine at Fort Kent’s goal is to be Maine’s premier rural public university; educating students to become responsible citizens committed to environmental stewardship through experiential learning.
Through its environmental liberal arts core, distinctive baccalaureate programs, and student-centered community, the University of Maine at Machias creates enriching educational opportunities that prepare graduates for professional success and lifelong engagement with the world.
For more than a century, the University of Maine at Presque Isle has been helping students find their path to great professional careers. UMPI provides students with life-changing opportunities in a caring, small-university environment. UMPI combines liberal arts and selected professional programs and serves as a cultural and educational resource for the entire region.
The University of Southern Maine is northern New England’s outstanding public, regional, comprehensive university, dedicated to providing students with a high-quality, accessible, affordable education. From campuses in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston-Auburn, USM offers baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral programs.