Summer Orientation

Hearty Maine Hello and Welcome to the University of Maine. This webpage is dedicated to all new first-year and transfer students starting in the Fall 2021 semester. Here, you will find vital information to help you prepare for college and assist you in your transition to the University of Maine community. At any point, please do not hesitate to contact the Admissions Office for further information at umaineadmissions@maine.edu or 207.581.1561. Again, Welcome to the University of Maine! 


Photographs of students not wearing masks were taken prior to the coronavirus pandemic. The University of Maine and University of Maine at Machias follow federal and state Centers for Disease Control and Prevention health and safety guidance, which includes social distancing and use of face coverings for the start of the 2020–21 academic year.