1. Choose your course from the semester listings

2. Create your account at ExplorEC. (Remember to have your parent sign the application).

3. Apply for your course and meet with your school counselor to approve your application.

Contact us at um.earlycollege@maine.edu or 207.581.8004 with any questions.

Application Information

  • Course registration is subject to space availability and registration will be confirmed via email. The processing of your application may take a minimum of  2-5 business days.
  • A maximum of twelve (12) credits can be covered by Department of Education funding per fiscal year (July 1-June 30).
  • Students interested in taking more credits than those approved by the Department of Education may do so, but will be charged an Early College tuition rate for any credits over the maximum of twelve (12).

Eligibility guidelines are determined by the Maine Department of Education.

Explaining the process