Visit USM

There's no better way for both undergraduate and graduate students to get to know the University of Southern Maine (USM) than by seeing us with your own two eyes. Get a peek into life as a Husky with a walking tour of campus, an information session or open house, or a special event with faculty and current students.


Robie Andrews Hall on a day following a snowstorm

Campus Tours

Get to know our Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston campuses on a 75-minute guided walking tour with one of our student tour guides. Most tours are also accompanied by a short informational presentation about our university. Please email us to schedule a Lewiston campus tour.

Three students in the Woodbury Campus Center

Admitted Student Events

Newly-admitted Huskies: You and your families are invited to attend events tailored just for you! Get to know us better with opportunities to attend a class, explore our campuses and residence halls, learn more about our majors and minors, and meet future classmates, current students, faculty, and staff.

An aerial view of our Portland campus

Graduate Programs Open House

Take advantage of an opportunity to browse our graduate school offerings and engage with our renowned faculty to learn more about your interests. You'll also learn more about financial aid and our admissions process. Breakout information sessions are available for select programs.

Muskie School of Public Service students in a classroom

Graduate Programs Information Sessions

Receive the help and support you need to advance your education at our university. Each 60- or 75-minute session will cover everything from the programs and certificates we offer to the admission process and opportunities for research and scholarship.

Student Ambassadors putting together admitted student packets

USM Ambassadors

Your campus tour guides are current USM students. Our ambassadors range from energetic first-year students to accomplished graduating seniors; from transfer students to working adults. Like our student body, these students each bring unique stories, experiences, and skills to help you find yourself here.

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Did you find what you're looking for? Speak with an Admissions staff member to learn more.