Reccurring Events

Daily Events

Orientation Help Desk
Stop by in person or via zoom to get your questions answered
August 24 – August 30
In person: University Mall, 12:00 – 4:30 pm 
Virtual Option via Zoom. 8:00 am – 4:30 pm 

Class Picture
Submit your photo online for the Class of 2024 mosaic picture 
Submit your Photo Here 
August 24 – August 30
All Day

Army ROTC Orientation and Open House
For new and prospective students interested in Army ROTC
Memorial Gym
August 24 – August 29
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Fogler Library Self-Guided Tours
Get orientated on what Fogler Library has to offer before classes start
Fogler Library
August 24 – August 29
12:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Maine Business School Welcome Table
Pick up your new student packet and get your immediate questions answered
Outside Donald P. Corbett Building 
August 24 – August 29
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Study Abroad Info Session
For students interested in studying abroad in the near future 
Virtual via Zoom
August 24 – August 29
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Drive Thru Kits
Come pick up your packet for evening activities 
Tent on the University Mall (in front of Fogler Library) 
August 24 – August 29
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Score Board Student Names
See your name on the scoreboard and take a selfie 
Alfond Stadium
August 24 – August 30
8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Maine Bound Climbing Wall
Check out the climbing wall, free for students
Maine Bound Adventure Center
August 24 – August 30
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Reality U!
College life skits 
Virtual via Facebook Live 
August 25 – August 30
7:00 pm 

The AMainezing Race 
Only students who have met quarantine requirements can participate in the race
Start in front of Folger Library 
August 26 – August 29 
1:00 – 3:00 pm 

Student Organization Fair
Explore various clubs and organizations to get more involved on-campus 
Virtual via Zoom
August 31 – September 4
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Fogler Library Scavenger Hunt 
Get ready for an adventure to get to know campus resources 
Fogler Library 
September 1, 3 and 10, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
September 2 and 9, 6:00 – 7:00 pm 
Sing Up Here 

August 29

Upper Stillwater River Paddleboard Adventure
Come explore the Stillwater River 
Meet at Steamplant Parking Lot
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sign-Up Here 

“Live” Magician 
Prepare to be amazed by Magician Derek Hughes 
Virtual via Facebook Live 
9:00 pm

August 30

College Success Presentation
Learn about the Tutor Program, TRIO Student Support Service (SSS) as well as study tips and academic resources available for all students   
Virtual via Zoom
10:00 am – 11:30 am

Virtual Planetarium Shows
Check out free visual shows by the Emera Astronomy Center 
Sign Up Here  
11:00 am, 1:00 pm, & 3:00 pm

School of Performing Arts Welcome
All students interested in participating in music, dance and theatre are welcome to join this virtual event
VIrtual via Zoom 
3:00 pm

Honors College Optional Q&A
An informal optional session for those students who have questions or concerns  
Virtual: Zoom 
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

August 31

Masked Maker 
Add a personal touch to a free cloth mask!
Memorial Union
12:00 pm


September 1

Virtual Fall Convocation 
Featuring a keynote address by University of Maine President Joan Ferrini-Mundy and reflections by student, faculty, staff and alumni representatives
Virtual via YourTube 
Pre-event music will begin at 3:15 pm 
Event begins at 3:30 pm