2016-17 Catalogs

Dear USM Student:

Hello and welcome to the University of Southern Maine!  Here, student success is our first priority.  

Your experience at USM will be a journey filled with opportunity, excitement, and challenge.  Our faculty and staff will work with you to ensure that you succeed at every challenge and accomplish your goals. At USM, we are dedicated to providing you with a high-quality, accessible, and affordable education that will prepare you to become a leader in your chosen field of study. You will be following in the footsteps of over 30,000 other USM alumni who are contributing to the success of Maine and the entire New England region.

With over seventy undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering and technology, health and social services, education, business, and many more areas, you can be assured of finding an academic path that is right for you. You will not be alone in your journey—USM’s faculty and staff are knowledgeable and committed to helping you every step of the way as you pursue your educational and professional goals.

There is so much to experience at USM—we encourage you to become involved and engaged with your university and your community.  We wish you the best of luck here at USM and look forward to seeing you on campus.

Glenn Cummings

President