Spring Orientation

Sunday, January 15, 2023: Hearty Maine Hello!
Spring Orientation is the perfect time for new students (first-year and transfer) to get a sense of just how wonderful the UMaine experience can be.

Spring Orientation Help Desk – Memorial Union, Main Lobby 9am-3pm

  • Admissions
  • Financial Aid
  • Campus Tours

Stop by and see us!  Get answers to any questions, grab some refreshments, or take a campus tour.  We hope to see you there!  Welcome to UMaine!

For the most up to date information regarding UMaine’s COVID-19 guidelines, visit our General University Guidelines page.


Please register online or call 207.581.1524 to attend Spring Orientation.

Please note: If you have issues registering please contact us at 207.581.1524 or um.campustours@maine.edu if you have any questions.

Directions and Parking

Memorial Union
Orono, ME 04469

From Bangor International Airport

Orono is approximately twenty (20) minutes north. Once leaving the airport, turn right onto Union Street. Travel approximately 1.8 miles to I-95. Take I-95 North.

From the South

Traveling north on I-95: Take exit 191. Turn right onto Kelley Road. Turn left onto Route 2. Proceed to the third set of lights and then go straight for about two miles. Take the third exit from the roundabout onto Rangeley Road to enter the UMaine campus. Bear left at the fork and you will see the CCA and Belgrade parking lots. Signs will be posted directing students and guests to the Memorial Union.

From the North

Traveling south on I-95: take exit 193 and turn left onto Stillwater Avenue. Drive straight for one mile and turn right onto College Avenue. Drive one mile and turn left onto the UMaine campus entrance. Follow Long Road for about .5 miles, then turn right onto Flagstaff Road. At the end of Flagstaff Road, you will see the CCA and Belgrade parking lots. Signs will be posted directing students and guests to the Memorial Union.


Students and guests may park at the CCA or Belgrade lots in front of the Collins Center for the Arts. Parking passes are not required for guests attending this event and parking at the CCA or Belgrade Lots. However, parking passes are required for other lots on campus and are available at the check-in area at the Memorial Union.

Frequently Asked Questions

Talk to a Student Ambassador

Team Maine, our student ambassador program, is an integral part of the Office of Recruitment and Admissions at the University of Maine. Its mission is to assist new students in their transition to higher education and the University of Maine community. Team Maine works closely with incoming students and their families through programs that connect them to valuable academic and student services. Team Maine will always be here to welcome you to campus!

Team Maine members would love to talk to you about their experience at UMaine, and any other questions you have about the University. Please get in touch using the button below and a Team Maine member will get back to you.