UMM Campus

  • Maine’s Coastal University located in Downeast Maine
  • Eastern most University in the Nation
  • First University to see the sunrise in the United States
  • 243 acres located across from the Machias river at the edge of downtown Machias with access to pristine forest and trails
  • At UMM we are only a short drive from the Atlantic Ocean (15 minutes to the famous Jasper Beach), Acadia National Park and Bar Harbor, Baxter State Park, Campobello Island, Canada, sandy beaches, numerous lakes, countless trails, and many state parks
  • Fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the National Recreation and Park Association


  • You won’t find any teaching assistants here, at UMM you’ll benefit from the instruction of one of our 80 faculty members
  • Undergraduate programs: 11
  • Degrees awarded: 15
  • Faculty to Student Ratio: 1 faculty member for every 12 students
  • Average class size: 17 students


  • Approximately 800 students
  • Demographics: 11% minority students, 1% international students

Campus Life

  • 2 Residence Halls with styles ranging from singles to suites
  • 8 greek organizations and over 15 student organizations
  • Member of the Yankee Small College Conference
  • 5 Varsity level teams