Computing Services

Request USM Network Access

This page is used to request USM network accounts. USM network accounts are used to login to the administrative computers in the University offices, print to the network printers in University offices, and access departmental common network drives.

Note: USM network accounts are not used to access MaineStreet and Blackboard. These resources require a University of Maine System account.

To request a USM network account, please submit the following information to IT Network Services. Submit a separate request for each person who requires a new ID. All fields marked "Required" must be filled.

Note to new employees: You may not submit a network access request for yourself. Your supervisor must submit the form to request access on your behalf.

I. Tell us what the person needs to be able to do. Must select at least one...

drive paths

Please list below any Additional network drive paths that This ID will need access to.

We need the FULL path, like the example above, not just the Drive Letter.

example COMMON (\\USM1\USER1\DOIT) (N:):

Note: All employees have an email account with an '' address and new Groupwise accounts should no longer be needed.  Please request exceptions in the Notes section.