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The Office of International Programs (OIP) extends a warm welcome and looks forward to your arrival!

We are very happy that you decided to join our diverse university. Approximately 500 of the University of Maine’s more than 11,000 students come from abroad, representing more than 70 different nations. International students play an active role in both the intellectual and cultural life of our campus.

OIP is here to help you prepare for your arrival at UMaine, and navigate life on campus.

This brochure is designed to help you prepare for your move to Maine. Read it carefully and if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our office.

Best regards,

Office of International Programs staff

Useful Information

Course Registration

Selecting classes

Financial Responsibility Statement

  • Accept your Financial Responsibility Statement in MaineStreet before class registration. See the FRS Instructions

Enrolling

Video Tutorials

Transfer Credits

Placement Tests

  • Placement tests – complete for math, English composition, foreign languages and music before course registration

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