Office of Admissions

Campus Tours & Events


"Taking Health Sciences at USM gave me the flexibility to feel at home and continue to live in Maine." - Muna Hussein, Health Sciences Major

Whether you're a prospective undergraduate or graduate student, there's no better way to get to know USM than visiting our campuses for an Admissions event or student-led tour. Our staff is happy to welcome you and answer all your questions about academic and student life at USM.

We look forward to meeting you!



Visit USM: Information Sessions and Guided Tours

Join us for an information session with an Admissions counselor followed by a guided 75-minute walking tour of one of our campuses. Information sessions begin at 9:30 a.m.

Gorham: Mondays and Wednesdays
Portland: Tuesdays and Thursdays
Both Portland and Gorham: Fridays

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For Lewiston-Auburn campus visits, request an appointment and tour or call (207) 753-6630.

Questions about Portland and Gorham visits? Contact the Office of Admissions:

(207) 780-5670


 Reception for SMCC Students Admitted to USM:

Join us at a reception for SMCC students admitted to USM to learn more about academics, advising, financial aid, and student life:

Hosted at the Hub Classroom on the SMCC Campus
Hutchinson Union Building
Thursday, July 28th, 10:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.

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Graduate School Information Sessions

Thinking about graduate school but still have questions? Come learn about your options and what to expect.

Upcoming sessions:

Monday, June 13th, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. - Room 211 Wishcamper, Portland Campus
Friday, July 8th, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. - Room 211 Wishcamper, Portland Campus
Wednesday, August 17th, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. - Room 211 Wishcamper, Portland Campus

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In the event of inclement weather the University of Southern Maine may close, and scheduled events and tours may be canceled as a result. For information about event cancellations due to university closures, inclement weather, or other circumstances, call 207-780-4800 prior to your visit.