UMF’s Partnership for Civic Advancement supports student engagement in community-based activities in western Maine and beyond that are intentionally designed to be mutually beneficial to UMF students, our community partners, and the communities served.

Student-community engagement activities supported by the Partnership include:

(See “Definitions” for a description of each engagement type.)

Upcoming Events:

“Paths to Leadership” – Leadership panel presentation – Thursday, September 29th, 7:00 p.m., North Dining Halls A & B

“Popeye Gets his by eating Spinach” – Leadership “Discover your Strengths” seminar – Saturday, October 1st, 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 noonlimited seatingclick here to register for this seminar.

Girls Talk & Teen Voices Mentoring Program – Applications due:  Tuesday, October 4th

Fall 2016 Internship Fair – Wednesday, October 5th, 11:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Days of Service – Volunteer Projects on September 17th, October 15th, 24th and 25th, and November 5th

DEADLINE to Apply for Intern Awards for Spring 2017 Semester Internships:  Monday, October 31, 2016

Check here to see all  Upcoming Events and Meetings

How can you get involved?

Students interested in working with community organizations or local businesses – start here.

Faculty and staff seeking to expand student learning opportunities through community placements – start here.

Community businesses and organizations interested in securing assistance from UMF students on high priority community projects – start here.

Partnership News:

  • Visit our Partnership News page for updates on what’s happening with the Partnership, and


Contact Us:

University of Maine at Farmington
Partnership for Civic Advancement
149 Quebec Street
Farmington, Maine  04938
Telephone:  207-778-7516 or 778-7593
Facsimile:  207-778-7840
TDD:  207-778-7000


This website is maintained by the Partnership.

It is meant to serve students, faculty, staff, and community sponsors.

Suggestions for improving this site are always welcome.