Dear USM Student:
Welcome to the University of Southern Maine!
With over seventy undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering and technology, health and social services, education, business, and more, you can be assured of finding an academic path that is right for you. Whether you are a first generation college student, a graduate student taking your academic inquiries to the next level, or a working professional looking for credentials to advance your career, USM offers something for every learner, and I am confident that you will find your place in our vibrant community.
Your experience at USM will be a journey filled with opportunities that will excite you, challenge you, and help you to grow. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping you maximize those opportunities and meet those challenges. Your journey is our journey, and your success is our top priority.
At USM, we are student focused every day, providing a high-quality, supportive, and affordable education that will prepare you to become a leader in your chosen field of study. You will be following in the footsteps of over 60,000 USM alumni who are already making an impact on our state, our region, and our nation.
I wish you the best of luck here at USM and look forward to seeing you on campus!
Dr. Jacqueline Edmondson