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About York County Community College

York County Community College is a public, state school in an small town setting in Wells, Maine. York County Community College was founded in 1994 and enrolls 1,575 undergrads and no graduate students.

There are 16 York County Community College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 York County Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
In-State Tuition $2,880
Out-of-State $4,320

2022 York County Community College Regular Decision Application Deadline

York County Community College Early Admission

York County Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

York County Community College Acceptance Rate

It is not competitive to get into York County Community College. In 2021, York County Community College accepted 65% of applicants. Last year, 517 students applied to York County Community College and 338 were admitted. ### York County Community College Waitlist 2021

York County Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into York County Community College?

York County Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to York County Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

York County Community College Application Requirements

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GPA and Test Scores for York County Community College

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to York County Community College.

York County Community College Waitlist

York County Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in 2021.

Does York County Community College Require Test Scores?

York County Community College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Does York County Community College Provide Dorms?York County Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

York County Community College students are active in the school's Student Senate, Phi Theta Kappa and Criminal Justice Club. Spring Fling, Welcome Back Cookout, and and End of the Year Celebration are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at York County Community College.

Financial Aid at York County Community College

York County Community College meets 50.05% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $6,068 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Is York County Community College a Good School?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a university is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at York County Community College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at York County Community College, around 60% return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Debt for York County Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Based on this information, how does York County Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is York County Community College a good school for you?

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Where is York County Community College Located?

York County Community College is located in the small town setting of Wells, Maine, less than an hour from Boston.

If you want to see York County Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to Wells, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Portland International Jetport.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what York County Community College and Wells are like without leaving home.

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College Info

112 College Drive Wells, ME 04090

Campus Setting: Small Town

York County Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to York County Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to York County Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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York County Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,880

In State

$4,320

Out-of-State
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$4,320
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Student Life

Wondering what life at York County Community College is like? There are approximately 1,575 students enrolled at York County Community College. 22% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from ME and 5% percent of students are from other states.

22%

Full Time

78%

Part Time

95%

In State

5%

Out-of-State

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,575

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

65%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,880

Out-of-State

$4,320

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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