Office of the President

As you explore the University of Southern Maine, you will discover an institution characterized by energy, enthusiasm, and innovation, an institution at the heart of its community and dedicated to transforming lives. Learn more about Office of the President.

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A screenshot featuring President Glenn Cummings at a podium in Hannaford Hall with a superimposed ASL interpreter on a blue background in the upper right corner.

Opening Breakfast

There is much to celebrate as we start the new academic year. Following remarks by President Cummings and Provost Uzzi, we honor our incredible faculty and staff.
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Healthy Huskies

Frequently asked questions and detailed information about the re-opening of USM is available on a dedicated section of our website that is updated regularly.

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President Glenn Cummings and Provost Jeannine Uzzi during the first Focus Friday Zoom video

Focus Friday

President Glenn Cummings and Provost Jeannine Uzzi provide in-depth and nuanced information about USM during the pandemic.
Student Gael Culver, lecturer Ashley Korenkiewicz, assistant professor Patricia Thompson-Leavitt, and President Glenn Cummings on the set of 'The USM Update'

'The USM Update'

A monthly, half-hour program produced by the Office of Public Affairs that covers all things USM. Episodes aired on Portland Media Center channel 5.
Kayla Christy '12, Chris Joyce, and Matt Araujo '15 from Texas Instruments

'USM Connects' Magazine

In this issue: How strong community and employer partnerships help fuel the success of students and cultivate the next generation of talent for Maine's workforce.
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Vision and Mission Draft

We are seeking input on these draft statements, and are interested in hearing your thoughts.

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