Dates & Registration

Liberal Arts and Sciences

June 22, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Natural Sciences, Forestry & Agriculture

June 23, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Education and Human Development

June 24, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Maine Business School

June 24, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Tentative New Student Orientation Schedule

Please note: This schedule is subject to change

8:30 to 10:00 am Check-in and Info Fair at the Collins Center for the Arts (CCA)

10:00 to 10:30 am Opening Session

10:30 to 12:00 am Academic Sessions 

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Lunch on the Mall

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Student Life and Residence Life

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Closing Ceremony

  • Shopping at the University Bookstore, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Memorial Union
  • Offices on campus will be open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Directions & Parking

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. Enter the roundabout and take the third exit onto Rangeley Road. 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 Collins Center for the Arts.

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 Collins Center for the Arts.

Parking

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 CCA.

Frequently Asked Questions

What time should I arrive on campus?

Plan on arriving between 8:30 am and 9:00 am to allow time for check-in.

What should I wear?

Be sure to wear comfortable shoes and appropriate weather gear. Please let us know when you register if you will need special accommodations as the program includes walking around campus. Wearing appropriate weather attire is highly recommended.

Is there a full map of campus available?

Click here for UMaine’s building directory, service locator or to print a map of the campus.

Do I need to complete any additional steps before attending?

For more information about vital-items-to-do as an accepted student, First Year students, click here. Transfer students, click here.

Need additional assistance?

For further assistance, please call the Admissions Office at 207.581.1561 or email umaineadmissions@maine.edu.