UMA, UMFK, UMM and UMPI offer free tuition to Pell Eligible students

Starting in 2018, four University of Maine system campuses (University of Maine Augusta, University of Maine Fort Kent, University of Maine Machias, and University of Maine Presque Isle) will be offering free tuition to in-state students who are eligible for Pell grants. More details are still to come, but the article below does flesh out some of the requirements. One thing of note, if the program is a success, the other UMaine system schools may follow suit.

Smaller University of Maine branches offer free tuition to lure students

Mind set Lists – This year’s Freshman Class, and a little about the Faculty, too!

One of the skills every college student needs to learn is how to relate with their classmates. This can be a challenge for everyone, but for adult students going back to college, sometimes it can seem a little insurmountable! This can be true for professor’s as well, which was the prompt for the mind-set list put out by Beloit College. Each year, they produce a list that highlights things that are true for most of this year’s traditional aged students. Continue reading