Leadership Studies

Info for Admitted MLS Students

Below you will find a number of resources that will be useful for new students, particularly those completing their program online. If you require additional assistance, please contact usm.leadership.studies@maine.edu or your Faculty Advisor.


Program Information

MLS Program Policies (updated annually) can be found in the Graduate Catalog
Graduate Student Thesis Guidelines
Applying to Graduate in Mainestreet 


Registration, Billing, and Tuition

Semester Dates can be found on the Academic Calendar
Browse Courses, Request a Transcript, or Register for Classes - Office of Registration & Scheduling
Tuition and Fees
Student Health Insurance Information
Financial Aid - USM's Student Financial Services and Federal Student Aid (FASFA)
USM Scholarships
Billing Questions and Payment Options - USM's Student Financial Services Office


Getting Ready for Classes

Purchase Textbooks through the University Store
Obtain your Student ID card, which serves as the official USM identification card and provides an array of services, access management, and purchasing privileges, from Card Services
Graduate Studies Support Office of Graduate Studies


Additional Resources

Disability Services Center
Counseling Services
Technology Support for Blackboard, Mainestreet, and Gmail
Helpful Information for First Time MyUSM Campus Portal Users
Tutoring Assistance for Math, Writing, or Research - Lewiston's Writing Center or Portland's Learning Commons