Welcome to Early College Programs at the University of Maine
What is Early College?
The Early College Program allows students to take college courses while they are still in high school. Students can take these courses either tuition-free or at a reduced early college rate. Please see our Apply page or FAQs for more information.
Schedule An Advising Appointment with Early College!
Get more out of your Early College experience by setting up an appointment with our Early College Advisor, Seth Ordway. Discuss course options, career pathways, and any questions you might have about taking Early College courses with the University of Maine and it’s regional campus at Machias.
Early College in the News
UMaine names 2023 valedictorian, two salutatorians
Zoe Vittum: UMaine 2023 Salutatorian
Holden student to enter UMaine with 64 Early College credits
A summer of fieldwork, data analysis for Early College students
Irja Hepler: Early College leads to hands-on engineering at ASCC
Ben Leary and Caleb Bailey: Early College advantage sets students on path to success