Office of Admissions

Portland campus

Campus Tours

Whether you're a prospective undergraduate or graduate student, there's no better way to get to know USM than visiting our campuses for an Admissions event or student-led tour. Our staff is happy to welcome you and answer all your questions about academic and student life at USM.

We look forward to meeting you!

Visit USM!

Daily Information Sessions and Guided Tours

Join us for an information session with an Admissions counselor followed by a guided walking tour of one of our campuses. 

Gorham Campus: Mondays, Wednesdays, select Saturdays. 9:30 a.m.
Portland Campus: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.
Both Portland and Gorham: Fridays
Lewiston Campus: Thursday afternoons at 2:30 p.m.

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Interested in who might be hosting your USM visit?

Meet our Admissions Ambassadors here!

 Junior Preview Days

Spend a day on our campuses for Junior Preview Day. Students will have an opportunity to preview the Portland and Gorham Campuses and learn what the University of Southern Maine has to offer. (While these dates are intended for High School Juniors, all guests are welcome to register.)

February: 20th, 21st, 22nd, and 23rd

April: 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th*

9:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Beginning at the Abromson Center on our Portland Campus, and continuing with a tour of our Gorham campus.

*April 20th event begins on our Gorham Campus


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Also check out our Open Houses and special events for Admitted Students!

Questions about visits and events? Contact the Office of Admissions:

(207) 780-5670

 In the event of inclement weather the University of Southern Maine may close, and scheduled events and tours may be canceled as a result. For information about event cancellations due to university closures, inclement weather, or other circumstances, call 207-780-4800 prior to your visit.