USM understands the challenges students face when going back to school. That is why we offer an array of degrees and certificate programs fully online, to provide students with the flexibility they need to finish their degree. USM also offers online courses year-round, so students have options for fitting courses into their schedules!

USM supports student success by coordinating an array of online student support services. Our support services include online tutoring, online orientation, course registration, advising services, and more.

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News & Events

Summer Champ
USM Summer will be tabling around the Gorham & Portland campuses next week. Stop by and learn more about Summer Session!
The Maine Development Foundation and the Maine State Council of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), are pleased to announce the second year of their scholarship program for adult and non-traditional aged students, the Next Step Maine Scholarship Fund.
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at USM will be offering a partial scholarship for the academic year 2014-2015 for the Gerontology Certificate program. The scholarship will be awarded to one in-state, non-degree student at the rate of $500 per course for a total of $2,500. The application deadline is May 1, 2014.

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Matthew Jones

"Professionally I wouldn't be where I am today without my degree from USM."
-Matthew Jones, 2012 USM Graduate