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.
If you aren't able to make it to campus for a visit or want to see a little more before booking your campus tour, take a virtual look around our three distinct campuses in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston. Our interactive 360º photos will give you a peek inside our dorms, classrooms, labs, and other spaces on campus.
Our BS in Criminology program was recognized as one of the nation's best — earning a number 4 ranking in the online publication GradReports. The quality of our program speaks for itself in the number of USM graduates who fill the ranks of Maine's law enforcement professionals, including numerous chiefs of police and Maine's Public Safety Commissioner.