As recognized scholars, researchers, and practicing professionals, USM faculty are active contributors to their fields, opening doors to exciting real-world opportunities for our students in the Southern Maine region and beyond.
The Husky. Inside the heart of a Husky is a champion of community spirit and school pride. Known for being friendly and hard working, USM Huskies are strong leaders. It’s always good to have a Husky on your side.
More than 900 of our 1400 graduating students marched across the Commencement stage to receive their USM diplomas this month. Speaking to a crowd of thousands, Yanina Nickless '19 shared her powerful journey from political upheaval in her home country of Ukraine to finishing her degree at USM. Janet Mills, Maine's first female governor and our commencement speaker, expressed her pride in the graduating class while also challenging them to improve the state and the world around them.