About University of Maine at Augusta

Founded in 1965, University of Maine at Augusta. is a college. Located in Maine, which is a city setting in Maine, the campus itself is Town. The campus is home to 4,416 full time undergraduate students, and 0 full time graduate students.

The University of Maine at Augusta Academic calendar runs on a Semester basis. In the school year the student to faculty ratio was 15:1. There are 89 full time instructional teachers. Degrees awarded at University of Maine at Augusta include: Bachelor's Degree, Masters Degree, Post-master's certificate, Doctor's degree.

Quick Facts

Acceptance Rate100%
Application Deadline
Application Fee40
SAT Range
ACT Range

Admissions at UMA are considered , with ,9% of all applicants being admitted.

In the school year, of the students who applied to the school, only of those who were admitted eventually ended up enrolling.

0% of incoming freshmen are in the top half of their high school class. 0% were in the top quarter, and 0% were in the top tenth. You can apply online.

STUDENT LIFE

We asked, and students answered these important questions about student life at University of Maine at Augusta.

11%
“We”re apathetic”
32%
“We know about current events and vote”
58%
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
0%
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
16%
“We save it for the classroom”
16%
“Sometimes, but not often”
58%
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
11%
“All the time, including weekends”
0%
“I”m always terrified”
0%
“I only go out in groups”
11%
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
89%
“I feel extremely safe”
47%
“We don”t play sports”
0%
“We play recreationally”
27%
“We bought the gear”
27%
“We live for the big game”
16%
“It”s not really our thing”
32%
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
42%
“There are a variety of opportunities”
11%
“We”re a very artistic group”
0%
“Haven”t met them”
0%
“Available in class”
58%
“They keep regular office hours”
42%
“They”re always available”
74%
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
21%
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
5%
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
0%
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
42%
“We”re not into drinking at all”
58%
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
0%
“We only party on weekends”
0%
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
26%
“Never, we”re here to learn”
74%
“There might be people who do”
0%
“People are known to partake on weekends”
0%
“There”s a huge drug scene”
11%
“We”re apathetic”
32%
“We know about current events and vote”
58%
“We participate and encourage others to get involved”
0%
“There”s nothing we won”t protest”
16%
“We save it for the classroom”
16%
“Sometimes, but not often”
58%
“There”s usually intelligent conversation to be found”
11%
“All the time, including weekends”
0%
“I”m always terrified”
0%
“I only go out in groups”
11%
“I usually let someone know where I”m going”
89%
“I feel extremely safe”
47%
“We don”t play sports”
0%
“We play recreationally”
27%
“We bought the gear”
27%
“We live for the big game”
16%
“It”s not really our thing”
32%
“Occasinally we gallery crawl”
42%
“There are a variety of opportunities”
11%
“We”re a very artistic group”
0%
“Haven”t met them”
0%
“Available in class”
58%
“They keep regular office hours”
42%
“They”re always available”
74%
“No greek life, but other groups to join”
21%
“There is some involvement, but not a lot”
5%
“Plenty of people join a sorority or fraternity”
0%
“It”s everything. If you”re not greek, you”re a geek”
42%
“We”re not into drinking at all”
58%
“Maybe a little, but it”s not a big thing”
0%
“We only party on weekends”
0%
“There”s some drinking happening every night”
26%
“Never, we”re here to learn”
74%
“There might be people who do”
0%
“People are known to partake on weekends”
0%
“There”s a huge drug scene”

University of Maine at Augusta REVIEWS

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  • How would you rate on-campus housing?

    22 Students rated on-campus housing 2.7 stars. 18 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate off-campus housing?

    19 Students rated off-campus housing 3.6 stars. 0 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus food?

    27 Students rated campus food 3.3 stars. 22 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate campus facilities?

    31 Students rated campus facilities 4.1 stars. 52 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate class size?

    31 Students rated class size 4.4 stars. 58 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate school activities?

    31 Students rated school activities 3.5 stars. 29 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate local services?

    31 Students rated local services 3.9 stars. 52 % gave the school a 5.0.

  • How would you rate academics?

    31 Students rated academics 4.3 stars. 58 % gave the school a 5.0.

What's your overall opinion of University of Maine at Augusta?

24 Students rated University of Maine at Augusta

Brianna - 09/21/2021

I chose the University of Maine at Augusta because it allowed to me to be close to home. I am an English major and have enjoyed my time at UMA so far. The students and professors here are super friendly and supportive of each other. My classes have pushed me to view the world in different ways and challenge my own beliefs. Overall, I rate the University of Maine four out of five stars for great staff and students.

Teri

Awesome School

Lauri

Great school! Geared towards the "Non-traditional Student" and wonderful to be a part of.

Riley

My overall opinion of University if Maine at Augusta is that it’s a safe and friendly place to spend time at. It’s a small school so it’s a lot easier to build relationships with other students and even professors. I like attending University of Maine at Augusta because I not only get a good education but the online classes give me the opportunity to learn at my own pace.

University of Maine at Augusta FAQS

  1. What is the Acceptance Rate at University of Maine at Augusta?

    The fall 2020 acceptance rate for University of Maine at Augusta is 100%. That means, out of _____ applications received in 2020 , _____ students were offered admission. The number of males who applied was _____ vs the number of females which was _____.

  2. What should every freshman at your school know before they start?

    You know all about life, right? You know who you are, how you will turn out in ten years, how your career is going to go, right? Wrong. You have to choose between two colleges, both of which you want so desperately, you worry about it for weeks. They are both equal in every way, except one is affordable, the one you choose. It is the right choice. Often you will worry you made the wrong decision, but that will pass. You love it here. You love the teachers and they love you. You take the classes you want to, and you learn what you want to. Nothing in all the years of your education has felt so perfectly fit for you. So stop worry, stop losing sleep, stop panicking over the decision. Nothing is permanent, but you will find that this school is the best choice. You won't even stick with your original major! So keep going, and keep learning. Keep learning about your society and enviroment, but most importantly keep learning about yourself. You will be surprised at what you find.

    Read all  22 answers
  3. What's the one thing you wish someone had told you about freshman year?

    I wish I had known how much most educators want their students to succeed. I also wish I had known how friendly most educators are.

    Read all  8 answers
  4. Describe the students at your school.

    My classmates are inspiring people who are often coming back to school, work full or part time, or have a family or all three and are still determined to finish well.

    Read all  6 answers
  5. What kind of person should attend this school?

    A person who likes a small, intimate, community-based campus environment. Someone who is prepared to study hard, apply the skills they learn, and prepare for a career (or graduate school) throughout their time at UMA. Also, someone who likes cold weather.

    Read all  5 answers
  6. Describe how your school looks to someone who's never seen it.

    I really don't like it very much.

    Read all  4 answers
  7. What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

    I love my college, UMA is a great school. I have received a great amount of help as a non-tradtional student. There is many choices as how you attend classes. SO I have NO complaints!

    Read all  3 answers
  8. What do you brag about most when you tell your friends about your school?

    I brag about my grades and how well I commit to school. The teachers are fabulous.

    Read all  3 answers
  9. What's the most frustrating thing about your school?

    I have yet to find anything fustrating about the University of Maine at Augusta on the contrary I would highly recommend the school.

    Read all  3 answers
  10. Here's your chance: Say anything about your college!

    The school is accomidating to both traditional and non tradtional students. They offer many services to people, including tutoring and counseling services. There is a wide range of degree and subjects to chose from. Everyone is very friendly and willing to help one another. The campus is located in a very accessable city with many off campus sites for long distance students.

    Read all  2 answers
  11. What kind of person should not attend this school?

    A person looking to party or have a "school-exclusive" social life involving only unattached people of their own age bracket should not attend this school as the majority of the students are non-traditional and are here to get ahead in life.

    Read all  2 answers
  12. Describe your favorite campus traditions.

    It is a commuter only campus that offers ITV and online courses in most major areas of study as well as traditional classroom study. Because it is part of the UMaine system courses can also be taken at other campuses throughout the system.

    Read all  1 answers
  13. What is the stereotype of students at your school? Is this stereotype accurate?

    My school does not encompass many stereotypes. We mostly consister of commuters and come from all walks of life. A majority of us are non-traditional students: parents, older adults, transfer students, etc.

    Read all  1 answers

Student Body

Students

72%

female

28%

male

4,416

Total Undergrad Enrollment

N/A

Total Grad Students

2%

Out-Of-State

98%

In-State

N/A

International

Organizations

16

Student Organizations

N/A

Fraternities

N/A

Sororities

Housing

No

On-Campus Housing

N/A

of students living on campus

Student Diversity

% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2%
% Asian/Pacific Islander
1%
% Black or African-American
1%
% Hispanic/Latino
1%
% White or Caucasian
78%

TUITION & AID

All students must apply yearly for financial aid. This process starts with the FAFSA. Though financial aid deadlines vary by school, it is a good idea to apply as soon as possible. For the upcoming school year, you can apply as early as October 1 for the FAFSA. Additional school aid will be dependent on the FAFSA results.

93% of students attending University of Maine at Augusta receive some sort of financial aid. 69% were awarded federal grants. While 63% received federal loans. Many students do also need to apply for additional private student loans.

Cost Out of State

$17,048

Tuition and fees(Out of state)

$1,200

Books and Supplies

$7,200

Room and Board

25,448

Total On Campus

Actual Cost By Income Level(W/Financial Aid)

Family Income
Cost
$0 - $30K
$8,134
$30 - $48K
$8,603
$48 - $75K
$11,141
$75 - $110K
$13,781
$110K & UP
$14,541

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