We want to make your transfer process as simple as possible but we realize that everyone’s transfer situation is unique. To personally guide you through the process, we strongly encourage you to contact us directly. (See our contact info at the bottom of this page.)
At the University of Maine at Farmington, you’re considered a Transfer Student if you have ever enrolled in a degree program at another college or if you have accumulated 12 college credits or more as a non-degree student.
The minimum cumulative GPA for transfer into most academic programs at UMF is 2.0, except for all Education programs and Rehabilitation Services, which require a cumulative GPA of 2.5.
Please note: Some of our majors are in such high demand that openings in those programs fill very quickly (Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education, Creative Writing, for example). For this reason and more, we strongly encourage you to Apply to UMF as early as possible.
Below are some special instructions for those interested in transferring into our Education programs or into our Creative Writing program.
Transferring to UMF in Just 3 Easy Steps:
Step 1. Apply
You can apply to the University of Maine at Farmington several ways:
- Apply online
- Download an Application (pdf)
- Request Information or an Application
- Come Pick up an Application in Person
We also take applications through the Common Application and the University of Maine System Application for Undergraduate Admissions.
Step 2. Have Your Transcripts Mailed to Us
We need your official college transcripts and high school transcripts mailed directly from the institutions to:
University of Maine System
P.O. Box 412
Bangor, ME 04402-0412
The University of Maine at Farmington CEEB Code is 3506
Step 3. See Which of Your Courses Will Transfer to UMF
We understand the transfer of your credits is important to you. To help you see which of your course credits will likely transfer to the University of Maine at Farmington, please click here: What Will Transfer?
The link will take you to the University of Maine System’s Transfer Equivalency website. (The University of Maine at Farmington is a member of the University of Maine System.)
Office of Admission
University of Maine at Farmington
246 Main Street
Farmington, Maine 04938
intl tel 00-1-207-778-7050