Office of International Programs

When Should I Arrive

Orientation is MANDATORY for all new international students so please plan to arrive in time to attend your sessions. 

  • ALL International Students are expected to attend the orientation sessions on Thursday January 18 and Friday, January 19, 2018.
  • Students living on campus can move in on Wednesday, January 17, 2018.
  • For Matriculated Full-Time Students: Please plan for your arrival in Maine no later than Tuesday, January 16th, 2018. On Wednesday, January 17, 2018, you will need to report to the Portland Campus for a math placement test if necessary, to meet with your academic advisor, and complete course registration. For Matriculated full-time students who are planning to live on campus, please contact our office to learn more about shuttle services to the dorms.

When does the spring 2018 semester end?

  • The last day of exams is Friday, May 11, 2018

See the full academic calendar to plan for trips home and semester breaks. 

Please note that law students have a slightly different academic calendar