University of Maine-Fort Kent Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Fort Kent, ME, University of Maine-Fort Kent is one of the best universities in the state of Maine. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Maine-Fort Kent in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Maine-Fort Kent.

23 University Drive Fort Kent, ME 04743
Phone: (207) 834-7600
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Rankings: University of Maine–Fort Kent

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 47
Average freshman retention rate: 59.2%
6-year graduation rate: 41.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 18
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 64.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.7%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 79.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 36
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 770-1020
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 8%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 30%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 75.9%
Financial resources rank: 40
Alumni giving rank: 35
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 5.8%

University of Maine-Fort Kent History

Essential Facts: University of Maine–Fort Kent

  • University of Maine–Fort Kent has a total undergraduate enrollment of 1,794, with a gender distribution of 28 percent male students and 72 percent female students.
  • Located in Fort Kent in the Saint John Valley (Vallée St. Jean) region of northern Maine, the university is part of the seven-member University of Maine System.
  • The earliest rots of the present day university can be traces back to 1878 when the act establishing a normal school in the region was passed by the Governor Selden Connor.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 30%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 5%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 3%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 75%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 40%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, drama/theater, student government, student newspaper