USM Public Safety

Parking and Transportation

The Parking offices are located on the first floor of the  Parking Garage on the Portland Campus, and Public Safety headquarters (28 Husky Drive) on the Gorham Campus.

Parking is responsible for  issuing parking permits,  collecting fines for parking violations, and answering any questions you may have about parking on campus.

Parking permits for Students, Faculty/Staff parking must be obtained at the Parking office in Portland on the first floor of the Garage or USM Public Safety in Gorham.

Currently there is no charge for parking your vehicle in the parking garage,  however a parking permit is required for any vehicle parked on a surface lot. Faculty & Staff are required to have a Parking Permit to park anywhere on campus including the Parking Garage in Portland.  Visitor passes may be obtained for short term parking at the Parking office or Public Safety office in Portland and USM Public Safety in Gorham.

If you receive a parking ticket and wish to appeal the violation, please go to one of the links listed below for appeals.  This form must be completed within 10 days.

Parking and Transportation is also responsible for the management of the shuttle bus contract. For further information on the shuttle bus service and schedules, please click on the links below.    

Contact Info

Phone: 207-780-4718
Fax: 207-228-8055



Parking and Transportation Guidelines

Commuter Parking Brochure & Maps

Resident Parking Brochure & Maps

Shuttle Bus Schedule (Academic Year)

Shuttle Bus Schedule During Finals

METRO Bus Information for USM Students

Frequently Asked Parking Questions

Student Permit Application Form

Faculty/Staff Permit Application Form

Motor Vehicle Violation Appeal Form

On-Line Motor Vehicle Violation Appeal Form