UMFK to host open house Nov. 5

FORT KENT, Maine – The University of Maine at Fort Kent will host its annual Fall Open House for prospective college-bound students on Friday, Nov. 5 to give everyone a chance to experience campus life.

Registration and check-in are from 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. in the Enrollment & Advancement Center., followed by a light breakfast and refreshments in the Bengal’s Lair. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the student services that UMFK has to offer. Representatives from various offices who will be available to answer questions on topics ranging from residential life, career planning and placement, to financial aid will be available for questions. 

The morning will begin with opening welcome remarks from UMFK’s admissions staff, followed by a panel presentation by current students who will talk about UMFK’s campus life.    

Following the panel presentation, prospective students will learn more about the academic programs at UMFK.  The talented faculty who foster academic excellence in the learning environment will show students and families how learning comes alive at UMFK. There also will be an opportunity for participants to ask questions that can assist them in their educational goals 

Sodexo will serve lunch from 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. UMFK Student Admissions Ambassadors also will lead campus tours during this time to see that campus and meet with staff.

According to many current and former students, visiting the UMFK campus is the best way to gather information to help with a college search.  

People can register online at Please note that COVID protocols remain in place. For more information, please contact UMFK’s Admissions office at 207-834-7600 or send an email to: 

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