“I came to Unity College because I
wanted to change the world.”
Holli Cederholm ‘07
A M E R I C A ’ S
E N V I R O N M E N T A L C O L L E G E
International students come here to solve the
most pressing environmental issues.
1. Fill out the Common Application
at commonapp.org, or apply to
Unity College at application.unity.edu.
2. Provide proof of English proficiency by
submitting your TOEFL or IELTS scores.
3. Provide original or certified copies
of secondary school and/or college or
4. Complete and submit Unity College’s
undergraduate Financial Statement for
Student Financial Aid
As an international student at Unity
College, you will be eligible for a generous
tuition waiver of up to 50%. Our tuition rates
are 18% below the national average.
P A S S I V E S O L A R
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E N V I R O N M E N T A L L Y
F O C U S E D P R O G R A M S16
A new generation
of environmental leaders
Grow personally and
world class education
++ Adventure Therapy
++ Adventure-Based Environmental
++ Art Environment
++ Captive Wildlife Care Education
++ Conservation Law Enforcement
++ Earth Environmental Science
++ Environmental Policy, Law, Society
++ Environmental Writing Media Studies
++ Marine Biology
++ Parks Forest Resources
++ Secondary Education
++ Sustainable Agriculture
++ Sustainable Energy Management
++ Wildlife Fisheries Management
++ Wildlife Biology
A New Approach to Education. Big ideas will make the world a
better place to live. We understand the complexity of interactions
among the economy, society, and nature. We train students to
translate knowledge into action.
++ Founded in 1965
++ 600 students and 40 full-time faculty
++ 16 environmentally-focused majors
++ Average class size of just 18
++ Weekly labs, class-based projects, and
++ Nearly 70% of students live on campus.
++ Unity College is ideally located for students
interested in studying the environment.
++ Maine is known as “Vacationland” and has
four distinct seasons.
Drive time to popular destinations
Boston: 3.5 hours
Canada: 4 hours
Vermont: 6 hours
New York City: 7 hours
UN IT Y
Quick facts about Unity College and Maine:
The Unity College culture of respect allows students from around
the world and across the spectrum of environmental ideologies to
collaborate, take action, and find solutions.
++ With 17 million acres of forest, 6,000 lakes
and ponds, and 3,500 miles of coastline,
there are endless opportunities for year-
round outdoor recreation including skiing,
snowboarding, hiking, cycling, rafting,
kayaking, and fishing.
++ Maine is one of the safest states in the
U.S. (According to a recent study by the
Institute for Economics and Peace)
++ Unity is located 45 minutes south of
Bangor and 90 minutes north of Portland
Why should you come to
++ Unity College is a fully accredited and
ranked liberal arts college focused on the
++ We educate 21st century environmental
leaders using sustainability science as our
framework for learning and research.
++ The transdiciplinary curriculum merges
humanities with environmental science,
social science with economics, and
knowledge with practice.
++ Our writing center will help you improve
and develop your communication skills
so you can communicate the English
language persuasively and effectively.
++ Dedicated, outdoor-loving faculty will
support you. At Unity, students receive
++ All areas of study blend hands-on learning
and academic rigor, field experience, and