Metropolitan University

The Metropolitan University Steering Group has been established to advance the metropolitan university idea at USM.

You are invited:

Learning and Thriving Together through Community Engagement

with special guest Dr. Barbara Holland

December 4th

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. – Reception

4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. – Presentation

Wishcamper Center, Portland Campus

with streaming to 215 Bailey Hall, Gorham campus and Room 104 Lewiston-Auburn campus


We also encourage you to attend the meetings below:


December 4th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.,211 Wishcamper

Faculty & Staff

December 4th, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.,211 Wishcamper

Lewiston-Auburn Campus

December 5th, 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.,Room 285

Gorham Campus

December 5th, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.,405 Bailey Hall

Community Leaders

December 5th, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.,UER, 7th Floor of Glickman Library

Visioning Workshop for All

December 5th, 3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.,UER, 7th Floor of Glickman Library


News & Events

Richard Barringer, Chair of the Metropolitan University Steering Group (MUSG), submitted an interim report to President Flanagan to be shared with the entire USM community.

USM in the Community

As Maine's Metropolitan University, USM supports our communities by bringing the knowledge of our faculty and students to life. Their education, research and service strengthen the work of our communities and enhance the lives of our citizens.

This video shows students and alumni learning, engaging, and giving back to Maine. For more videos from USM, check out our YouTube page.