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UMA Saco Center is one of nine centers around Maine where people can take courses, pursue degrees, and receive all the support they need to earn a degree close to home and on schedules that fit into their family and work lives. Courses are taught by faculty onsite, online, via interactive television (ITV) or two-way videoconferencing (VC). The Center is located in the Saco Valley Shopping Center, directly next to Shaw’s Supermarket in Saco.

  • We provide local access to more than 100 university degree and certificate programs.
  • We offer small class sizes, personalized support services, tutoring, convenient scheduling, financial aid and scholarships.
  • Students select from a schedule of 500+ classes taught by faculty onsite, online, via interactive television or two-way videoconferencing.

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  • VAWLT Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Oct 2312:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Melissa is available for writing, technology, accessibility and library help. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Randi Paine/MEOC

    Oct 2410:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Oct 2410:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Student Association Meeting

    Oct 2411:00 am - 12:30 pm

    Join us in room 110 for the first Student association meeting this semester. All students are welcome!

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  • NVM Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

    Oct 289:00 am - 3:00 pm

    New Ventures Maine
    Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs
    Program Area: Start a Business
    Date: September 17, 2019 to December 10, 2019
    Day of the week: Tuesday
    Time of day: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Region: Southern
    Location: York County location TBD
    Address: , York County location TBD ME, - Map
    Class Description
    A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.

    This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.

    Graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.

    Registration/More Info
    An application, attendance at the Orientation session, and an interview are required
    Application Deadline: Monday, September 16, 2019
    Orientation Session: Tuesday, September 17, 10:00 am -1:00 pm
    Interviews: September 18 - 20
    Class dates - Tuesdays, September 24 - December 10, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    FMI-
    sarahp@maine.edu or 207-799-5025

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Oct 293:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • VAWLT Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Oct 3012:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Melissa is available for writing, technology, accessibility and library help. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Wish List Day

    Oct 301:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    UMA students can pre-register for Spring 2020 classes during the Wish List Day. Opportunities to review course options with Laurie Grant, UMA Saco's Student Services Coordinator.

    Creating a “wish list” in MaineStreet saves class choices electronically so that it is quick and easy to register for classes when registration opens on November 4. Additionally, a wish list provides students an opportunity to review course requirements towards graduation with Advisors and/or Faculty members.

    Registering for classes isn’t scary, missing the class you need is! Make sure that this Halloween is a treat, stop by UMA Saco and set up a wish list!

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  • Randi Paine/MEOC

    Oct 3110:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Oct 3110:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • NVM Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

    Nov 49:00 am - 3:00 pm

    New Ventures Maine
    Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs
    Program Area: Start a Business
    Date: September 17, 2019 to December 10, 2019
    Day of the week: Tuesday
    Time of day: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Region: Southern
    Location: York County location TBD
    Address: , York County location TBD ME, - Map
    Class Description
    A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.

    This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.

    Graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.

    Registration/More Info
    An application, attendance at the Orientation session, and an interview are required
    Application Deadline: Monday, September 16, 2019
    Orientation Session: Tuesday, September 17, 10:00 am -1:00 pm
    Interviews: September 18 - 20
    Class dates - Tuesdays, September 24 - December 10, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    FMI-
    sarahp@maine.edu or 207-799-5025

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 53:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • VAWLT Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 612:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Melissa is available for writing, technology, accessibility and library help. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Randi Paine/MEOC

    Nov 710:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 710:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

    See more details

  • NVM Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

    Nov 119:00 am - 3:00 pm

    New Ventures Maine
    Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs
    Program Area: Start a Business
    Date: September 17, 2019 to December 10, 2019
    Day of the week: Tuesday
    Time of day: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Region: Southern
    Location: York County location TBD
    Address: , York County location TBD ME, - Map
    Class Description
    A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.

    This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.

    Graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.

    Registration/More Info
    An application, attendance at the Orientation session, and an interview are required
    Application Deadline: Monday, September 16, 2019
    Orientation Session: Tuesday, September 17, 10:00 am -1:00 pm
    Interviews: September 18 - 20
    Class dates - Tuesdays, September 24 - December 10, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    FMI-
    sarahp@maine.edu or 207-799-5025

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 123:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • VAWLT Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 1312:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Melissa is available for writing, technology, accessibility and library help. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Randi Paine/MEOC

    Nov 1410:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 1410:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

    See more details

  • NVM Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs

    Nov 189:00 am - 3:00 pm

    New Ventures Maine
    Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrepreneurs
    Program Area: Start a Business
    Date: September 17, 2019 to December 10, 2019
    Day of the week: Tuesday
    Time of day: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Region: Southern
    Location: York County location TBD
    Address: , York County location TBD ME, - Map
    Class Description
    A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.

    This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.

    Graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.

    Registration/More Info
    An application, attendance at the Orientation session, and an interview are required
    Application Deadline: Monday, September 16, 2019
    Orientation Session: Tuesday, September 17, 10:00 am -1:00 pm
    Interviews: September 18 - 20
    Class dates - Tuesdays, September 24 - December 10, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    FMI-
    sarahp@maine.edu or 207-799-5025

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 193:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • VAWLT Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 2012:00 pm - 3:00 pm

    Melissa is available for writing, technology, accessibility and library help. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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  • Dental Assisting Information Session

    Nov 201:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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  • Randi Paine/MEOC

    Nov 2110:00 am - 2:00 pm

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  • Math Tutoring - Melissa Meserve

    Nov 2110:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Melissa is available for Math Tutoring at UMA Saco for any Math class from MAT 09 through Calculus 1. Call 207-282-4111 or stop by the front desk to make an appointment.

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