Conferences and Events

Fall Banquet - Located Olsen Student Center
Fall Banquet

The University of Maine at Farmington Office of Conferences and Events is able to accommodate year – round comfortable facilities and resources to assist various events or lodging.  We here at UMF like to provide a hands on customer service experience and resources needed to have a successful event.

Our facilities located in the Maine’s spectacular western mountains region, provide a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces, overnight accommodations (in the summer) and food services which includes our top-notch catering services.    

What can we offer you here at UMF?

Our available facilities range from small to large.  The facilities can accommodate a variety of venues, such as meetings, workshops (including multi day), weddings, baby showers, celebration of life, anniversary parties, banquets and the list goes on.  During the summer, we also have facilities to accommodate summertime overnight / multi night gatherings, and more. 

What Resources do we have to offer?

UMF offers modern technology for your event needs, including projectors, wireless internet, and microphones.  Our building facilities include an on-campus Fitness & Recreation Center,  Mainely Outdoors, on-site athletic fields, art galleries and performance centers, a library, large lecture halls, small conference rooms, loads of convenient and free parking, overnight residence halls accommodations in the summertime, and more. 

Farmington Community

The campus is conveniently located just a short walk from vibrant downtown Farmington, with restaurants, a movie theater, banks and shopping. Explore Franklin county with the pristine lakes and rivers, spectacular hiking, canoeing, skiing, snowmobiling, golfing and more —  just minutes from campus.

Available Year-Round 

From September to May, while UMF classes are in session, our facilities are available for reservation for a wide range of functions: large and small, simple to complex, for all kinds of businesses, organizations, churches, and groups.

From May to September UMF’s Conferences and Events services shifts into even higher gear and is able to host a multitude of functions including on campus housing (up to seven residence halls are available) for our overnight guests.  Nightly accommodations are popular during the summer months and variety of amenities are provided with the room rental fee. 

Book Your Next Function at UMF

Whether it’s a formal conference that requires award-winning banquet facilities for a white linen catered setting and multimedia presentation facilities that seat  250 people, or maybe something smaller, we can do it for you at an affordable price. Please let us help you plan and execute your next event. We’ll ensure every logistical detail is in place and done well. 

Contact Us 

UMF Office of Conferences and Events
Ernestine Hutchinson
Coordinator Of Conferences & Events
University of Maine at Farmington
111 South Street
Farmington, Maine USA 04938
tel  207-778-7344
fax  207-778-8190
TYY  (via Maine Relay Service) dial 711