As a first time college student at UMA, you will experience a world-class education close to home. UMA is a commuter campus, but provides a close, supportive campus community environment where you will feel connected and encouraged throughout your time at UMA.

Many UMA students enroll straight from high school. Others wait many years, even decades. The mix of ages creates a unique and exciting learning environment where everyone benefits. UMA is especially known for its support of adult learners juggling work and family while trying college for the first time or coming back to finish their degree.

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Programs & Degrees

UMA offers you so much more than just convenience. We are dedicated to providing a high quality education to prepare you for whatever future career you want. UMA degree programs offer features like hands-on instruction, internships with working professionals, and opportunities for undergraduate research.

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UMA Online

You can access a UMA education no matter where you are. Our online and distance options bring the UMA experience directly to you, without compromising on quality instruction. You can find a number of UMA degrees achievable completely online or from a distance.

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