Department of Athletics

2021-22 Updated USM Athletic Spectator Policy

GORHAM, Maine – Heading into the winter sports season and fast-approaching fall championship season, University of Southern Maine Athletics continues to welcome back Husky fans and spectators to home contests on the Gorham campus. 

         Fans, spectators and visitors should be advised and prepared to meet updated spectator guidelines set forth by the University of Maine System and the CDC.


  • Face Coverings: Masks are required for all persons – student, staff, faculty or visitors – when indoors at a University facility. This includes the Costello Sports Complex, Costello Fitness Center, Hill Gymnasium, USM Ice Arena and surrounding spaces and offices.


  • Vaccination Requirements: Effective October 15, anyone attending indoor athletics events at the University of Southern Maine must provide proof of vaccination or an acceptable negative test (within 72 hours) to enter the facility. Acceptable proof includes vaccination card or photo of vaccination card. Children 12 and under will be required to comply with a symptom check.