Early College Scholar Application

Congratulations! We are excited to celebrate the hard work and dedication you’ve shown as an Early College student at the University of Maine at Machias. In recognition of your academic performance, we’d like to invite you to apply to UMaine Machias using our special, fast-track Early College Scholar application.

We encourage you to apply for federal financial aid at www.studentaid.gov to determine your eligibility for federal grants, loans, and work-study programs.  The 2022-2023 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be available to fill out on October 1, 2021.  Our UMaine Machias school code is 002053.  

In addition, your application will automatically be reviewed for merit scholarship eligibility.  We also want to let you know that if you complete an Early College Career Pathway with us, confirm your enrollment by May 1st, and choose to live on campus, then you will receive a free room for your first year ($4,980 value).  Learn more about our Early College Pathways hereIf you have questions about earning a pathway or would like to schedule an advising appointment, contact Christy Alley, Director of Early College, at ummearlycollege@maine.edu. 

If you have questions about the Early College Scholar program, please feel free to reach out to the UMaine Machias Admissions Office. They’re here to help you navigate the college admissions process! You can contact them at ummadmissions@maine.edu or 1-888-468-6866.

We can’t wait to welcome you to our tight-knit campus community on Maine’s Bold Coast!