University of Maine at Presque Isle

EXPECT the unexpected

Sometimes you find great things in the most unexpected places. At UMPI, you'll find innovation, incredible value, pristine outdoors that double as research labs, and—most importantly—you'll find yourself.
Get an education that's personalized and purpose-FULL

Find out why UMPI is the right place for you.

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No app fee | Test optional | Priority merit scholarship consideration
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EXPECT generous scholarships

Submit a complete application by March 10, 2023, and you'll be entered into a drawing for a $1000 scholarship for the 2023-2024 academic year.

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EXPECT to save money

UMPI provides free and significantly reduced tuition for eligible Mainers, and is really, really affordable for everyone else.
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EXPECT to be inspired

Our faculty offer coursework with real-world impact, encourage you to participate in research, and help you to be career-ready.
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EXPECT personalized learning

Whether it's your academic pursuits, leadership roles on campus, or athletic experience, everyone is invested in your success.
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EXPECT a cheering section

Whether it's your academic pursuits, leadership roles on campus, or athletic experience, everyone is invested in your success.

An education that defies expectation.