UMA Student Studying Remotely

Since you can’t come to campus, we invite you to learn more about UMA by joining our live virtual information sessions. Hosted by our counselors, these sessions enable prospective students and applicants to connect with us face to face using an online platform:

Upcoming Virtual Events

Friday, May 29th 10:00am EDT
Friday, June 5th 10:00am EDT
Friday, June 12th 10:00am EDT
Friday, June 19th 10:00am EDT
Friday, June 26th 10:00am EDT
Friday, July 10th 10:00am EDT
Friday, July 17th 10:00am EDT
Friday, July 24th 10:00am EDT
Friday, July 31st 10:00am EDT

The UMA Admissions Team invites prospective students and their families to join us for a 60-minute information session that provides participants with an in-depth exploration of the University of Maine at Augusta’s unique academic opportunities, student engagement options and robust learning resources. In these Virtual Weekly Walk-in information sessions, you can meet with Admissions staff and a UMA Student Ambassador who will showcase why UMA might be an excellent choice for you to start, continue or finish your education journey.

Where:

From the comfort of your own living room, bedroom or remote learning hotspot. We will be using Zoom – it’s easy and free to access from your laptop, desktop or mobile device!

What we will discuss:

  • Academic programming
  • Locations and modalities
  • Student life, clubs and athletics
  • Housing
  • Student success resources
  • Financial aid overview
  • Application Process
  • How to communicate with us in our remote working environment
  • Open Q&A from attendees

Who should attend:

Our student demographic is diverse so high school students, transfer students, first-time adult learners and returning UMA students are encouraged to attend.

How to attend:

Although we will have a planned program, we want these sessions to reflect UMA’s flexible walk-in policy and allow you the ability to join without the hassle of a registration! Remember to join during our scheduled times!

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Upcoming Virtual Events

Friday, May 29th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, June 5th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, June 12th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, June 19th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, June 26th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, July 10th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, July 17th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, July 24th 3:00pm EDT
Friday, July 31st 3:00pm EDT

Join members of the Admissions Team for a 60-minute information session designed for applicants and newly accepted students. In these Virtual Weekly Walk-in information sessions, you will meet with Admissions staff and a UMA Student Ambassador who will provide insight and advice as you navigate the application process and next steps once an admission decision has been made.

Where:

From the comfort of your own living room, bedroom or remote learning hotspot. We will be using Zoom – it’s easy and free to access from your laptop, desktop or mobile device!

What we will discuss:

  • Application process and requirements
  • Locations and modalities
  • Student life, clubs and athletics
  • Housing
  • Student success resources
  • Financial aid and billing
  • Academic advising
  • Next steps: Account Activation, University Email, MaineStreet and More
  • How to communicate with us in our remote working environment
  • Open Q&A from attendees

Who should attend:

Students who have already begun the application process at UMA. Whether you have just submitted the application or you have already been admitted we will touch on all the things you might need to know!

How to attend:

Although we will have a planned program, we want these sessions to reflect UMA’s flexible walk-in policy and allow you the ability to join without the hassle of a registration! Remember to join during our scheduled times!

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Jeremy Bouford

The UMA Admissions team will be dedicating time each day, Monday-Friday from 2pm – 3pm to Maine Community College transfer students for appointments. If you are interested in transferring from one of the Maine Community Colleges or have already started the process, please reach out to Jeremy Bouford, Recruitment Coordinator, at jeremy.bouford@maine.edu to schedule an appointment.

This time not work for you? Not a problem! Please utilize Jeremy’s appointment scheduler to find a time that works best for you: https://bouford-universitycollege.youcanbook.me/

Virtual Advanced Graduate Certificate in Substance Use Disorders Info Sessions

Thursday, May 28th from 6:30 – 7:30pm EDT
Tuesday, June 2nd from 6:30 – 7:30pm EDT

Join UMA Faculty and Admissions Staff to learn more about our new Advanced Graduate Certificate in Substance Use Disorders. In these sessions, you will learn more about how the program can create a pathway to a Master’s Degree, delivery options and ways in which you can pay for the program. The sessions will also have an interactive Q & A for participants.

Please be sure to join us at the scheduled times!

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