Parents and Family Members

Welcome to our website designed just for you. Our focus at USM is on the success of your student, and we recognize that you play an important part in that success. Furthermore, we know that you often have questions about your role and how you can be most helpful.  We know there will be times of great celebration as well as times of concern.

Orientation Dates:

  • Friday, December 18th  - Portland Campus
  • Thursday, January 7th - Portland Campus
  • Friday, January 8th (Snow Date) - Portland Campus

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Register for Orientation

Register for Orientation at USM

Your USM Orientation experience is in two parts:  Advising & Registration and On Campus Orientation.  You will be able to meet individually with an advisor to go over course selection for the semester.  You will also have the opportunity to visit campus and meet faculty and students in your field of study (major).

Campus Event Days are Choose from two dates (5/27, 6/17, 6/24, 8/12).

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Contact Us

Have questions? Need assistance? Not sure which Orientation date is right for you?

Contact the Orientation team at usm.orientation@maine.edu or call 207-780-4604.

Connect With Us

Join one of our Facebook Groups to get to know your classmates, post information, and ask questions!

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