What's Happening at USM

Apply now to USM for Fall 2015!
Attend a 2015 graduate studies information session at USM!
Sign up for summer courses at USM to get ahead
Congratulations, Huskies!
Open House at USM on May 12, 2015
Apply now to USM for Fall 2015!

Don't wait any longer — apply now! »

If you haven't yet applied to USM, don't wait! The sooner you apply, the better prepared you'll be for the fall semester.

Apply now so you can attend orientation, register early for classes, and choose a residence hall community.

Attend a 2015 graduate studies information session at USM!

Learn more about becoming a graduate student at USM »

Attend one of our graduate studies information sessions this spring to learn more about your graduate school options and the application process.

Next session: May 15th

Sign up for summer courses at USM to get ahead

Summer courses are open to everyone! »

With over 500 offerings, including more than 150 online courses, it's easy to fit summer courses into your schedule.

Register Today by calling 207-780-5900 or stop by Room 218 in the Abromson Center on our Portland Campus.

Congratulations, Huskies!

Congratulations to the Class of 2015! »

Join us in celebrating the many achievements of the Class of 2015 at USM's 135th Commencement Ceremony on May 9th. This year's Commencement speaker is Presidential Inaugural Poet Richard Blanco.
Best wishes to all of our graduates!

Open House at USM on May 12, 2015

Informational Open House »

Explore your options and begin planning the next step in your education. We'll help you get started on May 12th from 4:30 to 6:30 PM at the Open House for adult, transfer, and graduate students.
RSVP today!

USM News

Muskie School of Public Service - Wishcamper building lobby
As part of the evolution in the Muskie School of Public Service - the new Master's in Policy, Planning, and Management (MPPM) prepares graduates for leadership roles in government, nonprofit organizations, and the private sector by developing a strong, multi-disciplinary foundation of skills and knowledge in the fields of policy, planning and management. As part of the University of Southern Maine’s Metropolitan University initiative, the program also encourages students to interact with their surrounding community, through various forms of engagement.
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USM Events

May 4, 2015

7:45 AM to 11:00 PM
5th floor Glickman Family Library
5:00 PM
Building 205, First floor, Women’s Clinic Reception area VA Togus Campus, Togus, Maine
8:00 AM to 4:30 AM
USM Portland Bookstore & More
(All day)
8:00 PM to 2:00 AM
Glickman Library, 314 Forest Ave
May 5, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium
May 5, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Auburn Public Library
May 5, 2015
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex, Multipurpose Room
May 6, 2015
9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Woodbury Campus Center-Room 143a (P)
May 6, 2015
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Southworth Planetarium

Informational Open House

Open House at USM on May 12, 2015

Explore your options and begin planning the next step in your education. We'll help you get started on May 12th from 4:30 to 6:30 PM at the Open House for Adult, Graduate, and Transfer Students.
RSVP today!

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Commencement Tickets

Tickets will be required for all Commencement attendees

A ticketing requirement has been instituted by the Cross Insurance Arena for all Commencement 2015 attendees to ensure that attendance does not exceed capacity.

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USM Gives Back

USM offers programs in liberal arts, business, social sciences, STEM disciplines, and visual and performing arts. Our strong community connections provide students with opportunities before and after graduation. Learn more today!

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