college distinction

  • Located on 225 acres in Unity, Maine (pop. 2,134)
  • Founded in 1965
  • Private, liberal arts, sustainability science-based with an environmental focus
  • Master’s (online), Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees
  • Student/faculty ratio: 15:1
  • Average class size: 21
  • Average GPA (2016): 3.3
  • 712 undergraduate students (Fall 2016)
  • 27 graduate students (Fall 2017)
  • 1:1 male-to-female ratio
  • Students from 31 states
  • Approximately 71 % of students live on campus
  • No fraternities or sororities
  • 97 % of students receive financial assistance
  • Internship sites in nearly 50 states and around the world in countries such as Zimbabwe, Belize, Ghana, Chile, Iceland and Israel.
  • Study abroad opportunities in 23 countries
  • 70% of 2016 alumni indicated they were employed or pursuing graduate degrees at prominent institutions across the country.
  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC)
  • Committed to the principle that all of its students, faculty and staff have a right to be free from discrimination on the basis of race, age, gender, religion, national origin, socioeconomic class, disability, or previous military experience