Enhance your professional knowledge and skills with a course at the University of Southern Maine this Spring. With more than 1,000 online, blended, or in-person courses, we’re here to help you meet your academic goals and explore new options.

On this page, you’ll find registration dates and other important deadlines.

Spring Session is January 16 — May 3, 2024

2024 Registration Dates

  • Priority Registration (degree & certificate students): November 6 — November 17, 2023
    Specific registration dates vary based on credits earned. See the Priority Registration section below.
  • Open Registration (non-degree students): November 27, 2023
Registration remains open through the add/drop deadline. Many classes fill quickly. We recommend registering as soon as possible.

Spring Session Dates & Deadlines

Important milestonesDate
Payment deadlineJanuary 15, 2024
Classes beginJanuary 16, 2024
Drop Deadline*January 29, 2024
Spring break (no classes)March 11 — 17, 2024
Withdraw deadline*April 1, 2024
Last day of classesApril 26, 2024
Final examsApril 27 — May 3, 2024
CommencementMay 4, 2024
Grade submission deadlineMay 13, 2024
* Drop and Withdrawal deadlines may vary depending on the length of the class. The deadlines listed above apply for classes that last 12 weeks or longer. Classes with different durations will have different deadlines that can be viewed in your MaineStreet Student Center. Contact the Office of Registration and Scheduling Services for details.