Welcome to USM!

Congratulations on your acceptance! We're very excited for you to join the pack. Follow the steps below to ensure you are ready to start the upcoming semester at USM! Step 1: Advising & Registration, Step 2: Orientation
Prepare for your Advising & Registration Session

Step 1: Advising & Course Selection

Prepare for Orientation

Schedule your advising & course selection appointment.  The first step as a new student is to get registered for your semester classes.  Please review the following checklist to schedule and prepare for your appointment.

STEP 2: Attend Orientation in August

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Orientation is your chance to connect with other students and become familar with campus and resources.  Check out the dates for your orientation and make plans to attend. 

STEP 3: Preparing for classes

Getting Ready for School

The following tips will help you have a successful first semester at USM.

Campus Visit Days!

Register for a Camps Visit

Admitted students who have not made a final decision or students wanting to visit campus are invited.  You will have an opportunity to connect with other students, take a campus tour, and meet faculty/advisors to answer your questions.  

Campus Visit Days: 5/27 (Portland Campus), 6/17, 6/24 (Gorham Campus), 8/12 (Portland Campus).

Learn More

Contact Us

Have questions? Need assistance? Not sure which Orientation date is right for you?

Contact the Orientation team at usm.orientation@maine.edu or call 207-780-4604.

Connect With Us

Join one of our Facebook Groups to get to know your classmates, post information, and ask questions!  Open to all FALL 2016 Admits.

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