English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Admissions Pathway Program

 Welcome, new Admissions Pathway Program (APP)students!

USM Classroom

Congratualations on your admission to the University of Southern Maine!

Do you have questions about the APP program? Please click here or contact Andrea Vasquez, Program Director, or Michelle Perry, Program Coordinator

Would you like to connect with a current APP student by email or in person? Please contact Andrea Vasquez, Program Director, for contact information.

Placement Test: New APP students must take a language placement test to determine which courses you will register for. Our final test FOR LOCAL STUDENTS will be scheduled on Tuesday, August 23rd. Please contact us to sign up (780-4365). 

(International students will be scheduled for the placement test upon arrival at USM. Please contact our office with questions)

For new local students planning on attending in the fall, please sign up to attend a USM orientation as soon as possible! Please click here or call the orientation office at (207) 780-4604. 

(International students will be contacted by International Programs with their orientation dates).

For more information about orientation, please click here.

For more information, please contact:
Andrea Vasquez, Director
Phone: (207) 780-4419
Email: avasquez@usm.maine.edu


IELP, University of Southern Maine, P.O. Box 9300, Portland, ME 04014-9300, USA
(207) 780-4419; Fax: (207) 780-4933; usmesol@maine.edu