University College moving to shopping center

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Students who attend the University College Outreach Center in Saco should expect to take classes in a new location this fall, once the lease expires in August at its present facility on Saco Island.

University of Maine at Augusta received approval from the University System Board of Trustees on March 24 to relocate the University College in Saco to the Saco Valley Shopping Center, on Scammon Street, under a five-year lease.

The University College has been operating out of its facility on Island Point on Main Street in Saco since 1987 and was the first tenant in the building. According to documentation from the University of Maine System, the lease on Saco Island expires Aug. 31.

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