Classes starting soon! University of Maine offering tuition-free fall college courses for high school students

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 12:00pm

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80 Belmont Ave
Belfast  Maine  04915
United States

Orono, Maine — The University of Maine, Maine’s flagship campus is offering a broad portfolio of over 80 on-campus courses and over 35 online courses to high school students. Classes are taught by world-class UMaine faculty and meet general education requirements of the University of Maine System, as well as the majority of colleges nationwide. 

Through a partnership between the Maine Department of Education and the University of Maine, tuition is waived for students of Maine public and home schools for up to 12 college credits per year. Fall classes start Sept. 3. Registration is open at umaine.edu/earlycollege.

Interested students and parents are encouraged to contact Allison Small, early college programs coordinator, 581.8004; um.earlycollege@maine.edu.