Member Institutions


Bates College

Founded in 1855, Bates is one of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges, with a long history of commitments to principles of human dignity and diversity. Since its inception, Bates has been a coeducational, nonsectarian, residential college with special commitments to academic rigor and to programs and opportunities by qualified learners of all backgrounds. Historically, Bates students and graduates have linked education with service, leadership, and obligations beyond themselves.


Central Maine Community College

Located on the shores of beautiful Lake Auburn, Central Maine Community College boasts a vibrant campus community that is committed to preparing students for challenging careers, lifelong learning, and transfer to four-year colleges. We offer more than 25 program areas, leading to technical, business, and health careers, as well as liberal studies and general studies transfer options.  All this with the lowest tuition rates in Maine.


Kaplan University

The mission of Kaplan University is to provide education and training through a positive learning experience, empowering you to achieve your professional goals. Our instructors pay personal attention to your educational needs and interests and can help you develop the technical skills and job knowledge you need to be successful in your chosen field.


Lewiston Public Library

The Lewiston Public Library provides resources and services to meet the need sof children, teens, adults, seniors, families and organizations. The Library’s mission is broad in scope and identifies the three major overall goals for the organization. The mission is intended to be carried out in collaboration with the many educational and cultural institutions working to address similar community needs.


Lewiston Public Schools

Lewiston Public Schools serve over 4,900 students with more than 600 certified and support staff in nine community schools. Administrators and teachers recognize the importance of students’ aspirations and are committed to the belief that all children can succeed. Collectively, we strive for high standards in learning as we develop and nurture students who will help lead our community in the next century. Strong partnerships with family, businesses, and service agencies provide immense support and strengthen our schools. Excellent schools are crucial to our community’s vitality, growth, and cultural development.


University of Southern Maine’s Lewiston-Auburn College

Lewiston-Auburn College of the University of Southern Maine is committed to being a national leader in interdisciplinary education, to serving as a resource for the community, and to providing an outstanding educational experience for its students through degree programs that are responsive to changing cultural and workplace demands and are available to a non-traditional and diverse student body.