Office for Prior Learning Assessment

PLA Location and Hours

pla-bridgeOffice for Prior Learning Assessment

University of Southern Maine

122 Payson Smith Hall

96 Falmouth Street

Portland, Maine   04104-9300


*Initial contact - We are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. 122E Payson Smith Hall 207-780-4663 

Kate works half-time since 2014: T-TH afternoons.

Please contact Joyce Lapping, Director, with any immediate concerns or questions:, (207) 780-4867.


*Testing Office - Is open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., or by appointment. 240 Luther Bonney Hall 207-780-4578