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Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Susan Tinker
Administrative Assistant

Address
Office of Admissions
9 O'Brien Avenue
Machias, ME 04654

Phone
207-255-1318

Email
tinkers@maine.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Aquatics/Fitness Center/Gymnasium
Residence Halls
Wireless Computer Lab/Classroom
Performing Arts Center
Early Care and Education Center
The Portal - multi-media center, Marine Biology lab facilities, Campus Radio Station, Art Studios and Gallery, Bookstore, Book Arts Print Shop, Kilburn Commons, The Galley

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Beaches - Roque Bluffs State Park, Jaspe
Quoddy Head State Park
Downeast Institute/Applied Marine Resear
Roosevelt-Campobello International Park,
Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F
8-5
207-255-1318

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: 8-5
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
Done individually w/ each personal visit

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
2 weeks

Contact Email Address for Visit
ummadmissions@maine.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Not Available

Arrangements
Other

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Bangor International Airport is located in Bangor which is approximately an hour and a half from campus. The Bar Harbor Airport is located approximately an hour and 15 minutes from campus, in Trenton, near Ellsworth. Rental cars and connecting buses are available at both airports for the trip to Machias. Concord Trailways and Greyhound Bus Lines also serve Bangor. West Bus Service provides a connection between Bangor and Machias.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From Points SOUTH and WEST: Follow I-95 to Bangor and take the I-395 exit to Brewer. At the end of I-395, follow Route 1A to Ellsworth. In Ellsworth, follow signs to Route 1 north to Machias. Upon arrival in Machias, the campus is located on Route 1 on the right hand side. Alternate Routes: Take I-95 to Augusta and exit onto Route 3, which leads to Belfast in Penobscot Bay area and joins Route 1. Follow Route 1 north to Machias. From southern Maine, you can take scenic Route 1 the entire way, but be sure to allow extra time. From Points NORTH: Follow Route 1 south from Houlton to Baring. Turn right at Route 191 and continue south to East Machias. Turn right on Route 1 south and continue to Machias. Upon arrival in Machias, the campus is located on Route 1 on the left hand side.

Local Accommodations
Machias: Bluebird Motel (207-255-3332), Machias Motor Inn (207-255-4862), the Margaretta Motel (207-255-6671), and the Clark Perry House (207-255-4862), a bed and breakfast.

Admissions

Applicants: 381
Acceptance Rate: 92%







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