Office of the Provost


The Office of the Provost invites nominations for Distinguished Professor

Nominations may be made by an individual or a group and must begin at the department level. Departments will forward their nomination packets, including at least two external letters of recommendation, to the College Dean by December 31
USM Convocation 2017

USM kicks off 2017 Convocation with unprecedented outdoor event on Portland Campus

"The USM of today gladly takes on its role as important, relevant and courageous," USM President Glenn Cummings said. "We are the university that will not shy away from any topic that makes this country greater and adds to a dialogue that we all desire."
USM Students studying in the library

University of Southern Maine announces Spring 2017 Dean's List

The University of Southern Maine congratulates those students who have been named to the 2017 Spring Semester Dean's List!

70 By Spring Interim Report

Congratulations to our Master of Public Health Graduate Program in the Muskie School, which achieved the top return rate of 84% on electronic course evaluations this fall.

The Monthly Scribe

I am pleased to introduce The Monthly Scribe, a new publication of the Provost’s Office that will alert you to important achievements and initiatives in academic affairs at USM.

2018-2019 Trustee Professorship

Deadline for 2018-2019 Trustee Professorship proposals is December 15, 2017.