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
  • Number of frats 1
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Setting Rural
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • 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
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Presque Isle (60), Bangor (190)
  • Distance to nearest train Edmundston, New Brunswick Canada (30)
  • Distance to nearest bus Caribou (45)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • 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
  • 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
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 30
  • 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
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 20
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 69,189
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Campus Safety controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 30
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,254
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Basic Services Provided placement service, health service, health insurance
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Subscriptions 335
  • 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
Student Employment and Career
  • 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
  • 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
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural