Advising Tool Kit

Consider these resources your academic tool kit. By using these resources appropriately, you'll save time and be better connected on your road to success.


Academic Timeline – Important deadlines and indication of what happens when during the year

Academic Calendar – When classes begin and end, vacation break periods, finals schedule

Academic Policies – Policies and procedures: What you need to know, do, and understand to successfully complete your degree.

Counseling Services – To discuss issues of a personal nature that are beyond the expertise of your faculty or professional academic advisor.

Disability Services Center If you need course accommodations because of a disability contact the office at Phone (207) 780-4706 or TTY (207) 780-4395.

Financial Aid – Rules, regulations, and forms related to applying for and receiving financial aid.

Form Bank – Various academic forms you will need throughout your academic career.

Graduation Planner – Use this tool to help plan your academic courses as you plan toward graduation.

Learning Commons– Where to go for tutoring and study skills assistance

MaineStreet – Log in to access your academic record.

Registrar's Office – Registration information, request transcripts.

Student Accounts – Everything associated with your bill.

USM Undergraduate and Graduate Catalogs – Your degree requirements and all official policies and procedures.

USM website – The main USM webpage where you can access all of the above sites and many more.