Office of Public Affairs

University of Southern Maine Open House and Campus Tours

The USM Office of Undergraduate Admission is hosting the following fall on-campus events for prospective students and their families:

USM Open House - Sunday, October 23, 12 noon to 4:30 p.m.

The Open House begins in the Costello Sports Center on the Gorham campus.  It features an Academic and Student Resource Information Fair, Gorham and Portland campus tours, and select Gorham residence hall tours.  Participants will be able to meet with faculty, staff, and students to learn more about the USM experience and the opportunities available at USM.

Friday Campus Visit Days – October 28, November 4, and November 18, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Campus Visit Days begin in the Ice Arena on the Gorham campus.  Learn more about USM by attending a panel discussion with University staff from Undergraduate Admission, Residential Life, Student Life, and academic representatives. Student-guided walking tours of the Gorham and Portland campuses are also offered. 

Saturday Information Sessions – October 15, October 29, November 5, November 12, and November 19, 10 a.m. to 12 noon.

Saturday Information Sessions begin in Bailey Hall on the Gorham campus.  Get a glimpse of USM by attending an information session led by an undergraduate admission counselor followed by a student-guided walking tour of the Gorham campus. 

Weekday Campus Tours - Ongoing

Gorham Campus Tours - 9:30 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Portland Campus Tours - 12 noon

Reservations are required for all events.  Register on-line at the Office of Undergraduate Admission, or call 1-800-800-4USM, ext. 5670 or (207) 780-5670; for access inquires, call (207) 780-5670 or TTY (207) 780-5646.

To request a tour of the Lewiston-Auburn College, call (207) 753-6555.