Have your college interests changed? Ready for a fresh start? Transfer to the University of Maine at Farmington. Forty majors. A national reputation. Internship opportunities. A friendly, close-knit campus. All at an affordable price.

Plus we offer a $1,000 scholarship just for Transfer students. And a free transfer application. And we’ll review your college transcript within 48 hours.

There’s still time to transfer for fall classes. Apply today

Here, We Like Transfer Students

You’ve experienced someplace else and you had the courage and conviction to know you know what you want … and what you don’t want. That’s gutsy and we like it. In fact, we’ve found that driven, independent-minded transfer students like you end up being among our best students. Yes, you’ll probably fit in well here.

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At UMF, You’ll Be Treated Like a Person – Not a Number

We understand that at large universities you can sometimes feel like you’re treated like a number, that you’re an anonymous face in a vast sea of other people. Enormous lecture halls, mobs of people, professors who don’t even know your name. (We hear this from students who transfer here from big schools.) Well, UMF is the alternative to a big, impersonal school. Here, you’ll get to know everyone and everyone will get to know you.

Here, it’s all About YOU

The University of Maine at Farmington is a small, friendly, close-knit campus where students are the center of the universe. Our small classes (avg. class size is just 18 students) are taught by caring, dedicated professors. Though many UMF faculty members are nationally-recognized experts in their fields, they have a passion for teaching and also take the time to get to know their students.

Sharing ideas, debating issues, collaborating with students on a research project, holding office hours to review a term paper, or helping with a tricky assignment, our professors will become an active part of your life. And some will even become treasured lifelong mentors. This doesn’t happen at all schools, but it IS part of The Farmington Way.


“Everything here is student-friendly. That’s one of the nice things about Farmington — the close campus / town atmosphere. And the fact that UMF is a smaller school is great. Here you have a better connection with a lot of your professors.”

— Shane Koski
Transfer Student
Computer Science major
From Auburn, Maine


 A Special $1,000 Scholarship — Just for Transfer Students

Not only did UMF freeze its tuition rate for 2013-2014, it also offers One Thousand more reasons to transfer — a $1,000 scholarship dedicated specifically to qualifying Transfer Students. Check it out: Transfer Scholarship.

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What Will Transfer – Get an Answer in 48 hrs or Less

We understand your need to know what previously taken coursework will transfer to UMF. To speed things up we will review your college transcript within 48 hours.

Just send us your scanned transcript and we’ll let you know — within 48 hours (weekends excluded) — what will transfer to UMF, for how many credits, and for what equivalent courses.

And no application required to have us evaluate your transcript. Just send it to us first. Fast and easy!

University of Maine at Farmington
Transfer Transcript
224 Main Street
Farmington, Maine 04938
fax 207-778-7555
transcript48@umf.maine.edu

An Outstanding College Value

The University of Maine at Farmington was named a “Best Best Bang for the Buck” college by Washington Monthly magazine, coming in at number 14 nationally in the baccalaureate colleges category — one of only two New England schools in the ranking’s Top 20. It was also recognized by U.S.News & World Report in 2013 and 2012 as a “Great School at Great Price.”


“Farmington is closer to my hometown and I was able to commute, so transferring to UMF saved me a lot of money. Last year, I encouraged my sister to transfer here. She came to visit one weekend and absolutely loved it. So much so, she ended up transferring here, too. Farmington got both of us!”

— Kristen Simoneau
Transfer Student
Community Health Education major
From Jay, Maine


Let Us Help You

Transferring is a highly individualized process, and sometimes confusing. So, please, let us give you the personal attention you deserve. Just contact us any step along the way. We look forward to meeting you.

Contact Us

Office of Admission
University of Maine at Farmington
246 Main Street
Farmington, Maine 04938-1994
tel 207-778-7050207-778-7050
fax 207-778-8182
TDD/TYY 207-778-7275207-778-7275
umfadmit@maine.edu