Cityscape of USM, Photo courtesy of Corey Templeton

University of Southern Maine

Known for our academic excellence and student focus, the University of Southern Maine (USM) is a community-engaged university that leverages our location in the economic and cultural heart of Maine to provide students with unmatched hands-on learning experiences.

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96 Falmouth St
Portland, ME 04103

P. (207) 780-5670

T. (800) 800-4876

About Us

Reflecting the community we serve, USM has become known as “the University of Everyone”. We welcome a diverse mix of ages, backgrounds and income levels, ranging from traditional high school graduates to adults completing their degree, from high achievers to those who may not have seen a college education in their future, from new Mainers to veterans who have served our nation.

In order to provide access to a high quality education, from admission to graduation we offer significant financial and academic support so our students are able to pursue and realize their dreams. The University of Southern Maine. Find Yourself Here. Learn more today at