How to apply
Prospective students need not submit a portfolio. They should apply by following University of Maine application instructions. Create and submit your application to the University of Maine here.
AP credit information
AP Art Portfolios with a score of 4 or 5 can be submitted for review at the beginning of each semester. Please make sure to include original documentation and scores. For more information, contact Dr. Michael Grillo, Department of Art Chair. Michael.Grillo@umit.maine.edu
Transfer student information
Please visit the website of the Office of Student Records at the University of Maine for information about transfer credit. http://studentrecords.umaine.edu/
University of Maine Art Scholarships
A great opportunity! The Department of Art invites you to submit a digital portfolio of your art-works along with an application statement for consideration for a $3,000 University of Maine Art Scholarship. Renewable for up to three additional years for new applicants and two for transfers, the scholarship offers students admitted to the university and committed to majoring in Studio Art, Art Education, or History of Art great educational opportunities.
To apply, please send an e-mail to us at firstname.lastname@example.org with ten to fifteen attached .jpg images, your mailing address and name of your current school, plus a statement discussing your work and your interests in the Visual Arts. To ensure smooth communications, please make sure that your e-mail with attachments does not exceed 10 MB. We’ll need receive your portfolio by 10 November, 2016. For Art Scholarship awards, students must also submit a completed application for admission to UMaine by the 1 December Early Action deadline. To apply to UMaine, please visit go.umaine.edu/apply.
The Department of Art has wonderful new, world-class facilities, which you can see at to umaine.edu/art/facilities, or better yet, through an on-campus visit! We have numerous exciting opportunities for our students, all of which you can learn more about by visiting umaine.edu/art and our FaceBook Page at facebook.com/UMaineArtDepartment. Please let us know whatever questions you might have by writing Michael.Grillo@umit.maine.edu or telephoning us at 207-581-3245.