Use the School Code 002053 to complete the 2022-2023 and the 2023-2024 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This school code is used by the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias.


As the Director of Student Financial Aid, it is my pleasure to welcome you to the University of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias Office of Student Financial Aid! My staff and I are here to support you in any way we can during your time at UMaine Machias and UMaine.

The Office of Student Financial Aid is committed to helping you obtain a quality education at an affordable cost. Our goal is to ensure that you have the information you need to make the best decision about financing your education at UMaine Machias and UMaine.

Use this website for information on some of the following financial aid information:

  • How to apply for financial aid
  • Understanding your financial aid eligibility
  • Understanding the different types of aid available at UMaine Machias and UMaine
  • How to estimate your educational expenses
  • Discover additional financing options

We understand that your situation is not always accurately reflected through the FAFSA. If you have significant circumstances that impact your ability to finance your education, please contact our office to speak with a financial aid advisor to discuss your options.

Our team is here to help you understand all of your financial aid options, and we are committed to providing information that is courteous, timely, and professional. Please do not hesitate to call us at 207.255.1203 or 207.581.1324, e-mail us at, or schedule a zoom advising appointment with a financial aid advisor.

Connie Smith
Director of Student Financial Aid

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