Office of Admissions

Application Fee Waiver

From now through March 1, 2017 we're waiving the USM application fee ($40.00) for all Maine residents applying for undergraduate admission for Fall 2017. Instructions for individual application fee waivers are below. If you have any questions, please contact Admissions at 207-780-5670.

Undergraduate Applicants

  • Common Application
    On the USM > General page, go to the drop-down question "Do you intend to use one of these school-specific fee waivers?" and select "Yes, I qualify for one of the University of Southern Maine's fee waivers."
    When prompted to provide your University of Southern Maine fee waiver code, type waive



For information about the application process, please see the Apply to USM page. Don't forget to also complete your FAFSA by the February 1, 2017 priority deadline for the best overall financial aid package.