Faculty Senate

USM’s beautiful residential campus in Gorham supports and celebrates excellence in academics, athletics, music and the arts.
USM Gorham Campus
Home to USM’s innovative Lewiston-Auburn College, this Central Maine campus is closely connected to its community and provides a small college experience with the resources of a large university.
USM's Lewiston-Auburn College
Our vibrant Portland campus is right at the heart of this energetic, diverse city, nationally known for its arts and culture, outdoor lifestyle–and amazing food!
Portland Campus

The University of Southern Maine is a dynamic learning community that seeks to function as a comprehensive university dedicated to meeting the academic aspirations of all its members: students, staff, faculty, and administration. 

News & Events

For the most current Faculty Senate information including agendas, minutes, documents, reports, and rosters, please visit the USM Faculty Senate Blackboard site. All members of the USM community may self-enroll in the site. If you need help enrolling, please contact Michael Hillard, Faculty Senate Secretary, or the USM HelpDesk.

2015-2016 Meeting Schedule

Proposed Faculty Senate Meetings 2015-2016

All meetings are from 2 to 4 pm.  The Executive Committee meets from 12 noon – 2 pm.

  • September 4 - Bailey 10, Gorham
  • October 2 - 303 Payson, Portland (location changed)
  • November 6- Room 285, LAC
  • December 4 -  Bailey 10, Gorham
  • February 5 - TBA [rooms can not be scheduled until October]
  • March 4 - TBA
  • April 8 -TBA
  • May 6 - TBA

(please go to the Blackboard site for Faculty Senate documents)