Student Financial Services

Welcome to Student Financial Services! Learn about the key services we provide to help you finance your education and manage your account.
Student Financial Services

Welcome to Student Financial Services!  Here you will find everything you need to know about financial aid and paying for your University of Southern Maine education. We encourage you to read through the information and check out the Financial Aid Quick Tips provided on this site. For questions about applying for financial aid, your financial aid award package, or student loans, email, or call us at (207) 780-5250. For questions about charges, payments, or refunds on your student account, email, or call us at (207) 780-5250. Or visit us in person at 118 Payson Smith Hall on our Portland Campus, 101 Bailey Hall on our Gorham Campus, or on our Lewiston-Auburn Campus.

As a student at USM, it is important that you become familiar with MaineStreet, our self-service website where you will enroll for classes and manage your finances.

Use MaineStreet to...

  • View your student account
  • Make a payment online
  • Change your billing address
  • Allow guest access to bills and financial information
  • View your financial aid award
  • Apply for a student loan
  • Check the status of your loan
  • Enroll in direct deposit

USM Financial Aid

Complete your FAFSA and USM Application by February 15th

New and continuing students: Don't forget to complete your FAFSA by February 15, 2016.

Applying for undergraduate study at USM? For the best overall financial aid package, complete your FAFSA and apply to USM by February 15, 2016. First-year applicants will be automatically considered for merit scholarships.

See all USM scholarships.