Founded in 1878, University of Maine at Fort Kent is a non-profit public state multidisciplinary higher-education institution located in the rural setting of the medium town of Fort Kent (population range of 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), Maine. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. University of Maine at Fort Kent (UMFK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 142 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UMFK also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||University of Maine at Fort Kent|
|Colours||Green and gold|
|Address||23 University Drive
|Tel||+1 (207) 834 7500|
|Fax||+1 (207) 834 7609|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is recommended
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is recommended
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are recommended
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||23 University Drive
Fort Kent 4743
(207) 834 7600
888 879 8635
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges: Diverse Fields|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Exclusively undergraduate four-year|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, no graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)|
University of Maine at Fort Kent's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 36,000 physical volumes, 23,340 physical media, 3,701 digital/electronic medium and 194 licensed digital/electronic databases.
University of Maine at Fort Kent provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 225 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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