Orientation Weekend

 First-Year Students (aged 20 & Under & Residential Transfers)


New Student Orientation for all First Year Students (age 20 & under) & Residential Transfer Students (of all ages)*

(Gorham Campus)

Click to see Student Schedule (9/1-3)

Click to see Parent, Family, Caregiver Schedule (9/1 only)


Sat. September 1st

Required Sessions for Residential Students, Optional for Commuters

Optional sessions for Parents, Family, and Caregivers

Sun. September 2nd 

Required Sessions for Residential and Commuter Students

Mon. September 3rd 

Required Sessions for Residential and Commuter Students


*Schedule is subject to change. Please monitor your @maine.edu email address for updates!

Unable to attend?

If you are unable to attend please also let us know by filling out the Reservation form below!

Register for Orientation by Clicking Here!


Questions may be directed to usm.orientation@maine.edu or (207)780-4604 

Special Accommodations

If you require any special accommodations for Orientation, please contact us ahead of the event at (207) 780-4604 or usm.orientation@maine.edu to make arrangements.


Check out the campus maps to see where you should park.

METRO Husky Line

Husky Line Schedule. Please note: Metro's Husky Line will be running Sept. 1 & 2. It will be closed on Sept. 3 for the Labor Day holiday.

Other Information

Do you have a question about information not listed here?  Refer to our Frequently Asked Questions page, or contact us for more information at (207) 780-4604 or usm.orientation@maine.edu.