The University of Maine, Presque Isle (UMPI) is a renowned university located in Presque Isle, Maine, in the beautiful United States. With a commitment to excellence in education, our institution offers a wide range of programs tailored to meet the needs of our diverse student body. At UMPI, we strive to empower our students to reach their full potential both academically and personally.
Motto, Vision, and Mission
Our motto, “Venture Beyond,” encapsulates our belief in the importance of exploring new horizons, expanding knowledge, and embracing challenges. At UMPI, we envision a future where all individuals have access to quality education and possess the necessary skills to contribute meaningfully to society. Our mission is to provide a transformative learning experience that fosters intellectual growth, personal development, and social responsibility in our students.
The esteemed chancellor of the University of Maine System, of which UMPI is a part, is Dannel Malloy. With a strong background in leadership and education policy, Chancellor Malloy is dedicated to supporting the growth and success of all the system's institutions, including UMPI.
UMPI has a rich history that dates back to its establishment in 1903 as Aroostook State Normal School, a teacher training institution. Over the years, the university evolved and expanded its offerings, eventually becoming the University of Maine at Presque Isle. Today, UMPI stands as a premier learning institution known for its exceptional faculty, innovative programs, and dedication to student success.
UMPI offers a diverse range of undergraduate and graduate programs across various disciplines. Some of the areas of study include:
- Business Administration
- Environmental Science
- Social Work
- Sports Management
To explore the complete list of courses and programs offered, please visit our Academics page.
Costs and Fees
UMPI is committed to providing quality education at an affordable cost. Our tuition and fees are competitive and vary depending on the program of study. For detailed information about costs, please visit our Cost and Financial Aid page. We also offer various financial aid options, including scholarships and grants, to help students fund their education.
UMPI offers a range of scholarships to support our students' educational journey. Some of the scholarships available include:
- UMPI Merit Scholarships
- Transfer Scholarships
- First Generation Scholarships
- Presidential Scholarships
To learn more about the scholarships and their eligibility criteria, please visit our Scholarships page.
At UMPI, we take pride in our dedicated and accomplished faculty members who are experts in their respective fields. They are committed to providing high-quality education, mentorship, and guidance to our students. Our faculty members are passionate about fostering intellectual curiosity and creating a supportive learning environment.
UMPI comprises a vibrant community of students from diverse backgrounds who share a common passion for learning. We strive to provide a nurturing atmosphere that facilitates personal growth and encourages students to engage in extracurricular activities, clubs, and organizations. The university also offers various student support services, including academic advising, career counseling, and wellness programs, to ensure a fulfilling student experience.
Location and Contact Information
University of Maine, Presque Isle is located at:
181 Main St
Presque Isle, ME 04769
To reach our campus or for any inquiries, please contact us at:
Phone: (207) 768-9400
Email: [email protected]
For the latest updates, news, and events, please visit our News and Events page.
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