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Personalized In-Person Campus Visits & Tours

Our Personalized In-Person Campus Visits & Tours are held on weekdays year-round.

Our In-Person Visits & Tours are by appointment only. Click the button below for details and to make an appointment.

We also offer 4pm campus tours on Mondays and Wednesdays for those who’ve been Accepted to UMF.

We can’t wait to meet you in person and give you a personalized tour around campus.

Register for an In-Person Campus Visit

Need to cancel or reschedule your visit?
Just contact us: tel 207-778-7050  or  and we’ll take care of it for you.

Of course, you’re always welcome to stroll our open campus whenever you like. Just know that some of our buildings may be closed after-hours and need key-card access to get in.

Summer Visit Day — Fri, July 21

9:30am to 2:30pm

This day is designed for rising high school juniors and seniors who are exploring their college options.

Join us for the day which will include:

  • Participate sessions about campus life, student clubs & organizations and athletics and more
  • Learn about the application process and financial aid
  • Take a student-guided tour the campus

Lunch is provided and there will be games, trivia, and music.

Come see for yourself why UMF has been rated one of America’s Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report 25 times since 1998.

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Student teacher working with a child in a school classroomTeacher Education-focused Open House — Fri, Oct 13

9:30am to 2:00pm

If you’re interested in teaching, inspiring, and making a real difference in the lives of children, there is no better place to get your start than at the University of Maine at Farmington. 

Come to our Teacher Education-focused Open House — a day designed to provide you with hands-on experiences that showcase why UMF Education graduates are so highly sought in the job market.

  • Meet with our Education faculty, current Education students and Education alumni
  • Take a student-guded tour of campus
  • Lunch is included
See Details & Register

Students and a professor chatting at a picnic tableFall Open Houses — Sat, Oct 21 & Sat, Nov 18

9:30am to 2:30pm

Come find out for yourself what makes the University of Maine at Farmington special.

Join us for one of our Fall Open Houses for college-bound students and their families.

This fun-filled, full-day event is designed to give you and your family a comprehensive view of UMF. See why UMF may be the right fit for you.

  • Choose from a variety of topic-specific sessions with faculty and current students
  • Learn about academic programs, the admissions process and financial aid
  • Discover what it’s like to live on campus and in Farmington
  • Find out what it’s like to be a varsity athlete, how to get involved in student clubs & organizations and more

You’ll enjoy a free lunch in our dining hall, and take a campus tour with our Student Ambassadors and have the opportunity to check out the surrounding area.

See Details & Register

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Saturday Visit Days – Fall Semester

Oct. 14, 28  |  Nov 4  |  Dec 2*, 9

Starting at 11am at the UMF Admissions Office

Can’t visit UMF it on a weekday? Come visit us on a Saturday during the Fall Semester.

  • Take a student-guided personalized campus tour led by an Admisisons Ambassador
  • Meet with an Admissions Counselor and ask questions & get answers
  • Check out some campus events taking place that day: maybe varsity sports, club sports, art exhibits, and more*

*Note: The Dec 2 Visit starts at Noon, due to the Chester Greenwood Day parade and celebration.
Who’s Chester Greenwood? Why, a Farmington native and the inventor of the earmuff! It’s a big deal celebration in downtown Farmington, a short walk from campus. Come early and check out the earmuff-themed parade!

To Register, choose a Saturday date below

Oct 14  |  Oct 28  |  Nov 4  |  Dec 2  |  Dec 9

Portrait of a UMF student outdoors on campusCollege Fairs & Visits to High Schools

We are also participating in a number of College Fairs and Visits to High Schools. These include NACAC College Fairs, NEACAC College Fairs, Big Future Day Fairs, the UMaine System’s own On Track for College – Maine Fair. Plus a slew of visits to high schools in Maine and many other states.

See Where We'll Be - Come See Us!


Female student in front of fall trees.On-Campus School Visits to UMF

Hey, School Counselors — to help your students get a feel for what the University of Maine at Farmington — and college in general — is about, schedule a group, on-campus visit to UMF.

With just a little pre-planning we’re happy to arrange your high school visit and provide your students with a fun, meaningful experience.

Book an On-Campus School Visit

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Connect with Us

We know you have a lot of questions. And to help, we’ve set up our new Admissions Live Chat feature.

If we’re unable to answer your question right away, we’ll contact the appropriate person and follow up with a personalized email or phone call.

If you’re visiting this site outside our normal Admissions Live Chat hours, you can complete one of the forms below and we’ll have someone get back to you.

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Office of Admissions
University of Maine at Farmington
246 Main Street
Farmington, Maine USA 04938-1994
tel  207-778-7050
fax  207-778-8182
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