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
  • 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 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 SpringFest, March Meltdown, Spring Ball, University Distinquished Lecture Series, University Day, Woodrow Wilson Fellows
  • 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
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • 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
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 6
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 76%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartments for married students
  • 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
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library Facilities University Archives, Maine Authors' Collection, Aroostook County History Collection, Art Gallery
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Microforms 452,923
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 900
  • Number Of Books in Library 162,500
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Subscriptions 325
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,044
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Campus Safety 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control
  • Museums Northern Maine Museum of Science, Fitness Center, Health Center, Distance Learning Facility
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 0
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs School Districts
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Student Employment Federal
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 800
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
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