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St. David House • University of Maine at Fort Kent • 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743

Online Applications

(For Freshman or Transfer Students)

Printable Application

(For Transfer Students)

Application Checklists: What do I Need to Apply?

I am a Freshman if I am currently a senior in high school or I have graduated/obtained my GED and have 11 or less college credits completed

  • Completed application form
  • School Counselor (or teacher) letter of recommendation (If you are a current high school graduate)
  • Official high school transcripts or official GED score report
  • Official college transcripts (if you completed any college work)

Admissions Requirements

First-year candidates are required to graduate from an approved secondary school with a minimum grade point average of a 2.0 on a 4.0 scale or complete the GED equivalent. Generally, the high school record should include the following College Preparatory courses:

  • 4 years of English
  • 2 years of Science with a Lab
  • 3 years of Math to include Algebra I, Algebra II & Geometry
  • 2 years of Social Science
  • Foreign Language is recommended

Letters of recommendation and life experience are also taken into consideration.

Admissions Application Deadline

UMFK has rolling admissions, which means that applications are accepted throughout the year for each upcoming semester. Applications received before August 15 for the Fall semester and January 10 for the Spring semester will be given priority consideration. Admissions decisions are also on a rolling basis so as applications are completed, decisions are mailed.

Accelerated Nursing students can only be admitted for the summer or fall semesters. The application deadlines are February 15th for summer or July 15th for fall.

Financial Aid Application Deadline

The priority filing date for completing a Financial Aid file to UMFK is March 31. We recommend submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to the federal processing center by February 1. Although consideration for assistance will be given at any time during the year, it is in your best interest to apply as early as possible after October 1.