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Colleges / University of Maine at Augusta

UMA Student Life

UMA is on a 159-acre campus in a small town setting in Augusta, Maine. There are many activities and organizations for UMA students to participate in – theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

UMA does not have fraternities or sororities.

UMA has a thriving Honors Program Student Association. In fact, more students participate in Honors Program Student Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at UMA include Arts and Architecture Students of UMA, Student Nurse Association, Student American Dental Hygiene Association and International Student Club.

UMA students' favorite campus events are UMA Day, Jazz Week and Poetry Festival.

UMA Housing

UMA does not offer housing.

All UMA students live off campus and 100% of students lived off-campus or commuted to UMA. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.UMA does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Safety at UMA

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus. The UMA campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

UMA offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to UMA

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to UMA, take Interstate 95 to Augusta, ME. If you need to fly, book your flight to Augusta Municipal airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Maine you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore UMA's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

UMA Students

70%

Women

30%

Men

36%

Full Time

64%

Part Time

96%

In State

4%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

79%

13%

2%

2%

2%

1%

1%

0.36%

0.06%

Undergraduate Students

4,683

Non-Resident / International Students

17

UMA Campus Services

Student Services
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,683

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

98%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,168

Out-of-State

$18,338

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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