23 University Drive Fort Kent, ME 04743 888-879-8635
About University of Maine-Fort Kent
  • Year of Foundation 1878
  • Size of Campus 52 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,193
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 66% 34% 4%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $6,030 in-state, $15,930 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,500
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,063
The University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) is a public liberal arts university in the U.S. state of Maine. Located in Fort Kent in the St. John Valley (Vallée St. Jean) region of northern Maine, the university is part of the seven-member University of Maine System.[1] It currently has an enrollment of 1,072 students. The St. John Valley region is close to the border with New Brunswick and Quebec. The area is a center of French American culture, and the majority of adults in the region are bilingual in French and English.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Chi
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Newman Club
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Diversity Club
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Number of frats 1
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Setting Rural
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Presque Isle (60), Bangor (190)
  • Distance to nearest train Edmundston, New Brunswick Canada (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Caribou (45)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 54%
  • On and Off campus housing offered N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 16%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 3
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 30%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (20%)
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
Campus Services
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,254
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 335
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Counseling Services minority student, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student
  • Museums Acadian Archives
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 20
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 30
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 69,189
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 30
  • Campus Safety controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training internships
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural