Campus Tour and Admissions Welcome

Overview

For the summer and fall Campus Tours and Admissions Welcome begin and end at the Heritage House. The program generally lasts 90 minutes and includes stops at the student recreation center, a sample residence hall room, a classroom, the library and student union. Tours are led by current students.

Online Reservations

Please register online or call 207.581.1561 to attend a campus tour. Please note that tours may not be available due to holidays or university student breaks.

Click here to check available dates and times and to register online.

Please note: If you have issues registering please contact us at umaineadmissions@maine.edu or 207.581.1561

Directions to the Heritage House

The Heritage House
101 College Avenue
Orono, ME 04473

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 I-95 North: take exit 193 to Stillwater Avenue and turn left. Drive straight for one mile and turn right onto College Avenue. Drive about 1.5 miles. The Heritage House will be on your right.

From I-95 South: take exit 191 to Kelly Road and turn right. Continue on Kelly Road for 1 mile until you reach the traffic light, then turn left onto Route 2 and go through downtown Orono. Cross the river and at the next set of traffic lights, turn left onto College Avenue. Drive about .5 miles on College Avenue. The Heritage House will be on your left hand side.

Sigma Chi Heritage House

 

Parking Information

Visitors should park at the Heritage House. There is parking in the front and the back of the building.

Feel free to contact us at 207.581.1553 or universityofmainetours@gmail.com if you need to make any changes to this information or if you have any questions.

See you soon!

Helpful Tips

  • Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and appropriate weather gear. Please let us know when you register if you will need special accommodations as this is a brisk walking tour.
  • Arrive 15 minutes before the start of your campus tour to allow time for parking and check-in.
  • Student athletes interested in meeting with a coach should contact the Athletic Department directly. Visit the Athletics Staff Directory for contact information.
  • If inclement weather is expected, please check UMaine’s Homepage for campus closure notification. You may also call 207.581.7669 for the most up to date campus updates.