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Cyr Hall • University of Maine at Fort Kent • 23 University Drive, Fort Kent, ME 04743
Bengal for LIFE - Learn. Innovate. Find. Engage.

Orientation • Fall 2020


2020 Fall Orientation will be conducted virtually on Saturday, August 29th, due to COVID-19

Welcome to the University of Maine at Fort Kent!

Congratulations on your decision to be a UMFK Bengal! You made a great choice and we want to make sure that you are prepared for success when you arrive on campus in January. New Student Orientation is a fun-packed series of events and workshops designed to introduce you to the UMFK campus and all that it has to offer to assist in your achieving your academic and life goals. To transition into UMFK, you will need to complete an online Pre-Orientation and attend the Orientation program on campus. Students enrolled in online programs only need to complete the online Pre-Orientation.

In order to ensure that you have completed all that you need to do before your arrival in September, please make sure that you complete all items listed on the Orientation Checklist.

Make sure you include these dates on your calendars:

  • Residence Halls:  Move-In Day -  Friday, August 28th from 9-5
  • Orientation: Saturday, August 29th.  Check-in is from 8:30 – 9:00 am.
  • Student Activities: Sunday, August 30th 
  • Classes begin:  Monday, August 31st

More information will be shared about the Orientation schedule in the near future. If questions arise or you require more information, please contact Vicki Daigle via email at or call 207-834-7513