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.
Family Member Communications
- Pay Enrollment Deposit: All students must pay before starting the Orientation Process.
- Activate Student Account: Students must activate email and use @maine.edu for communication.
- Access Student Portal: USM Portal for student access to MaineStreet, E-mail, campus platforms.
- Orientation Module: Needed before scheduling an Advising & Course Selection Appointment
- Orientation Dates & Information: Learn when your student's Orientation is scheduled.
- Preparing for Advising Appointment: Make sure your student is ready for their appointment.
- Next Steps: Review the Next Steps with your student
- Local Accommodations & Restaurants
- USM Academic Calendar
- Visit USM and Schedule a Tour
- USM Maps and Directions
- Cash Course Financial Planning Tools