Commuter Resources

Commuter Week - Winter 2019!

Commuter Student Appreciation Week: February 25 - March 1, 2019!  

This is a week filled with food, giveaways and fun events all for USM’s Commuter Students. 

Check out our schedule of events for the week! 

Monday, February 25th 

Commuter Student Appreciation Table

Abromson Skywalk - Portland
8:00am - 12:00pm

Coffee, Tea, Goodie Bags, Giveaways, & Raffles - come stop by!

Skating at Thompson's Point! 

Thompson's Point, Portland 
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Come skate with us! Free for USM students & two non-USM guests. Please bring your Student ID! 

Tuesday, February 26th
 

Commuter Student Appreciation Table

Lewiston - Auburn Campus
8:00am - 1:00pm

Coffee, Tea, Goodie Bags, Giveaways, & Raffles - come stop by!

Free Bagel Breakfast! 

Woodbury Commuter Lounge & Food Pantry
9:00am - 12:00pm

Bagels, Coffee, Tea, Juice & Snacks! 

Lunch Around Campus

Lewiston - Auburn Campus
11:00am - 1:00pm

Make your way around the LAC campus for a progressive lunch! 

Wednesday, February 27th
 

Commuter Student Appreciation Table

Bailey Hall - Gorham Campus
9:00am - 1:00pm

Coffee, Tea, Goodie Bags, Giveaways, & Raffles - come stop by!

Commuter Appreciation Lunch

Woodbury Food Court - Portland
11:30am - 1:00pm 

Free lunch for all students! 

Pizza for Night Commuters! 

Abromson Skywalk
5:00pm - 7:00pm

Grab a free slice of pizza on your way to or from class

Thursday, February 28th

Self Care Day!

Woodbury Campus Center
11:00am - 2:00pm

Face Masks, smoothies, healthy snacks, and make your own vision board collage

 
Commuter Social Meetup at RiRas

RiRa Irish Pub - Parlor Room
72 Commercial St., Portland, 04101
6:30pm - 9:00pm

Come hang out with your fellow commuters in a room reserved for USM! Free appetizers for all who attend. 

Friday, March 1st
 

Happy Wheels Roller Skating Night

Happy Wheels
331 Warren Ave., Portland, 04103
8:30pm - 10:00pm

Free for USM Students & one non-USM guest. Please bring ID! 

 

As part of Commuter Week there is a full week of giveaways! Show up at one of our events or tables, complete a short survey and enter to win. We will be raffling off one of the following prizes each day of the week! Once entered you have a chance at winning the prize of the day and you’re automatically entered to win the grand prize at the end of the week! The more events you attend the more chances you have at winning! The past prizes of the day are:

  • Car Wash at Scrub-a-Dub
  • $25 Husky Bucks
  • $20 to Gorham Bike & Ski
  • $20 to NAPA Auto Parts
  • $15 to USM bookstore
  • $100 Gas Card to Irving

Commuter Student Appreciation Week is hosted by the Commuter Student Association and consists of several fun events and initiatives to build community and connection among commuter students at USM. Commuter Week happens once a semester.

Interested in helping plan Commuter Week? Join the Commuter Student Association - email us at usm.csa@maine.edu

 

Students at Happy Wheels rollerskating Commuter event