Calling All Service Members!

The University of Southern Maine is a proud supporter of our students currently active in the military and those who are military veterans.

Dedicated Veteran Services Staff

We provide wraparound services to veterans, service members, and their families with step-by-step support for access to GI Bill funds. Our team of School Certifying Officials and work-study students are trained to help students understand and access educational benefits including the GI Bill, tuition assistance for members of the National Guard and Reserves, dependents’ benefits, and veteran-and military-focused scholarships.

Dedicated Space on All Four Campuses

Portland, Gorham, Lewiston-Auburn, and Online for active duty military and student veterans to connect with peers. In addition, we provide opportunities to connect with fellow veterans through University sponsored events on-campus and virtually.

Dedicated Admissions Staff

We provide military students the opportunity to work with knowledgeable admissions staff members to ensure all of your questions are answered. With numerous programs offered completely or partially online, there are many ways to shape a brighter future through your studies at the University of Southern Maine. As you begin your journey to a new degree or certificate, we’re here to support you every step of the way!

The following programs offer military students maximum flexibility. Each of these programs offers the flexibility to complete the program fully online, or to take advantage of blended or in-person course offerings that allow eligible students to receive full housing benefits.