FAST FACTS
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Location:Presque Isle
Setting:Urban
Population:9,692
Enrollment:1,463
On Campus:18%
Language:English
Calendar:Semester
Approximate:
  • Fall 09/02-12/18
  • Spring 01/20-05/14

Tuition & Payments
PLAN A: OPEN
You will pay in-state/in province tuition/fees directly to your host campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

PLAN B: OPEN
You will pay your normal tuition/fees to your home campus.
OPEN - Host campus accepts ALL qualified applicants.

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Plan A Tuition & Fees:
$3,718

Estimated Per Semester
Costs For Room And Meals:
$3,788

Additional Information
Receive From Canada
PLAN A, PLAN B

Campus Diversity
74%Caucasian
1%African American
1%Hispanic
1%Asian American
3%Native American
10%International
10%Other


Campus Links
Home Page
Catalog

NSE Links
Policies & Procedures
Campus Detail Info
Member Campus Links

How to Apply
Applications are submitted through your home campus coordinator.
Find Your NSE Office


The University of Maine at Presque Isle sits on 150 acres on the outskirts of the city of Presque Isle. With a student body of around 1450, UMPI offers 26 majors, with an average class size of 20, student to faculty ratio is 18:1. Four co-ed residence halls house 365 students. UMPI hosts 12 intercollegiate athletic teams in NCAA, Div. III, a variety of student organizations, a student run radio station, and year-round recreation. UMPI has a 600 kW wind turbine and will be installing solar panels and geo-thermal heating to complete its transition to Maine's greenest campus.

Programs
Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Area Studies: International Studies

Art/Design/Fine Art: Art, Art Education, Fine Art

Athletics: Athletic Training, Physical Education

Biological Sciences: Applied Biology, Biology/Life Science, Human Biology

Business: Accounting, Business, Business Administration, Management, Management Information Systems

Communications: Communication, Journalism, Journalism and Contemporary Media, Writing/Editing

Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice

Earth Sciences: Geology

Education: Early Childhood, Educational Studies, Elementary Education, English, French, Health Education, Junior High/Middle School, Junior High/Middle School Mathematics, Mathematics, Physical Education, Science, Secondary Education, Special Education, Teaching and Learning

English: Creative Writing, English, Film Studies, Professional Writing, Writing

Environmental Studies: Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies

General Studies: Arts and Science, Humanities, Liberal Studies, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

Health and Safety Sciences: Medical Laboratory Technology, Physical Therapy

History: History

International Studies: International Studies

Mathematics: Mathematics

Political Science: International Studies, Political Science

Psychology: Behavioral Science, Psychology

Recreation: Leisure Studies, Recreation, Recreation Leadership

Sociology/Social Work: Social Work



Notable Academic Programs
Athletic Training, Business Administration, Social Work, Criminal Justice, Art

Unique Academic Programs
Geographic Information Sciences & Emergency Management

Special Options
Honors Access: Yes

Conditions
GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
  • None.
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Mid-Year Exchange (Exchange that begins with the Spring/Winter Term)
  • Available
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of 530 paper, 197 computer or 71 Internet
Graduate and Post-Baccalaureate Students
  • No graduate or post-baccalaureate students
Summer Exchange
  • Plan A/B
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will accept on Plan A/B
Tuition/Fees
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees Per Semester - Plan A Students
  • Figures are current as of 7/30/2014.
  • Estimated cost: $3,718.
  • Expect 5-15% increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on 15 hours. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your actual enrollment.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan A students.
Tuition and Fees - Plan B Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Plan B students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Plan A: None.
  • Plan B: None.
Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester
Figures are current as of 7/30/2014.

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Application Fee: $40 Year Plan A Mandatory
Housing Deposit: $100 Year Plan A Mandatory
Activity Fee: $160 Year Plan A Mandatory
Athletic Fee: $45 Year Plan A Mandatory
Health Insurance: $942 Year Plan A Mandatory
Parking Fee: $10 Year Plan A Mandatory

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $469 per semester.

Financial Aid
Plan A
For Plan A U.S. students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your host campus. Students apply for federally funded financial aid by using the FAFSA code of their host campus. Host campuses award aid to incoming Plan A students on a first-come, first-served basis as long as funds are available. Ask your home campus NSE coordinator if your campus awards aid to their own outgoing students. If so, do not apply for aid from your host campus.

For eligible Plan A applicants U.S. federal financial aid may be available in the following programs:

  • Pell
  • CWS
  • Perkins
  • SEOG
  • DL
  • Plus
Use FAFSA CODE: 002033

Plan B
For Plan B students, aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Canada
Regardless of Plan A or Plan B, students exchanging to or from Canada, apply for financial aid at their home campus.
Room/Meals
  • Figures are current as of 7/30/2014.
  • Expect 5% or more increase for the subsequent academic year.
  • Figures are based on the average room and meal plan selected by NSE students. Actual costs may be greater or less depending upon your selected room type and meals.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • Double: $3,788 (includes meals)
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • On campus living encouraged
Off-Campus Housing
  • Appoximate monthly cost: $350
  • Proximity to campus: 1/2 mile+
Meal Plans Per Semester
  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
  • $1708 per semester for 19 meals per week.
  • $1628 per semester for 14 meals per week.
  • $1569 per semester for 10 meals per week.
Notes About Meal Plans
All meal plans come with various amounts of declining dollars.



All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.