University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Penobscot County gives local residents access to the resources and expertise of the University of Maine. Through educational programs and resources, UMaine Extension delivers unbiased, research-based information to Penobscot County citizens. We can answer your questions on a wide array of topics. To find out how we can help you, browse our site or contact us.

Putting university research to work in homes, businesses, farms, and communities for over 100 years.

Effective October 15, 2021:

Access to campus, university facilities, and buildings for visitors and employees: University System campuses and buildings, in general, are open. Visitors — along with students, staff, and faculty — are currently required to wear face coverings, at all times, indoors at this time, regardless of vaccination status.

Many events or activities for which visitors would come to campus also will require evidence of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test.

For more information about face coverings, vaccination requirements, and other such protocols, please visit the UMS Community Guidance For Everyone page.


To contact the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Penobscot County Office: