181 Main Street Presque Isle, ME 04769 207-768-9532
About University of Maine-Presque Isle
  • Year of Foundation 1903
  • Size of Campus 150 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,548
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 64% 36% 2%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $4,290 in-state, $10,680 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $5,246
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 1,266
The University of Maine at Presque Isle (UMPI) is part of the University of Maine System. Located in Presque Isle, UMPI offers studies in social and life sciences, business, recreation, education, and natural sciences. Its campus radio station is WUPI. It was founded in 1903 as Aroostook State Normal School, offering a two-year teacher preparation program. The school was renamed when it joined the new University of Maine System in 1968.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus SpringFest, March Meltdown, Spring Ball, University Distinquished Lecture Series, University Day, Woodrow Wilson Fellows
  • Setting Rural
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Kappa Delta Phi
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Students 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
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Portland (302)
  • Distance to nearest bus Presque Isle (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Presque Isle (2), Bangor (160)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 76%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartments for married students
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 2%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 22%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 16%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • 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 6
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Microforms 452,923
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 900
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 162,500
  • Number Of Subscriptions 325
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,044
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Museums Northern Maine Museum of Science, Fitness Center, Health Center, Distance Learning Facility
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Library Facilities University Archives, Maine Authors' Collection, Aroostook County History Collection, Art Gallery
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs School Districts
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 800
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
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