Parking Services

About Us

Parking Services is here to help all students, employees, and visitors navagate parking on our campuses in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston. We can help you with information on parking permits, rules and regulations, ticketing and appeals, and the Portland Parking Garage.

Please know our Parking Permits webpage is always up-to-date. 

Please contact us if you have any questions.


Our Office is open from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM, Monday to Friday. 

The Garage is open from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM, Monday to Friday. 

We are closed on weekends, federal holidays, and during school closures, delays, and cancellations


We highly recommend you sign up for the USM Weather Delays and Cancellations alerts as this will let you know if ... 

  • USM is having a delay opening, closing early, or closed for the day 
  • In regards to the Parking Garage: 
    • Parking Garage opens 30 mintues before USM's delay start time 
    • Parking Garage closes 1 hour after USM's closing early time
    • Parking Garage is closed when USM is closed 
  • Parking Services opens at the USM's delay time, closes at USM's closing early time, closed when USM is closed
  • There is a Parking Ban happening and where to park during the parking ban

You may also call USM Storm Line at 207-780-4800 or 1-800-800-4876 (Option 2).


This webpage was updated on 08/18/2021.