Parents and Family Members
The success of students is our main focus at USM, and we recognize that parents and family can play an important part. We know that you may have questions about resources, your role and how you can be most helpful to your student. Please review the links and information below to help you to learn more.
Family Member Communications
Questions about Orientation may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or (207) 780-4604
Family & Friends / Homecoming Weekend - Sept. 22-24th
- Next Steps: Review the Next Steps with your student
- Pay Enrollment Deposit: All students must pay before starting the Orientation and Advising & Course Selection Process.
- Activate Student Account: Students must activate email and use @maine.edu for communication.
- Access Student Portal: USM Portal for student access to MaineStreet, E-mail, campus platforms.
- Orientation Module: Required to be completed before scheduling an Advising & Course Selection Appointment
- Orientation Dates & Information: Learn when your student's Orientation is scheduled.
- Preparing for Advising Appointment: Make sure your student is ready for their appointment.
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- The Learning Commons - Academic Support / Tutoring