University of Southern Maine, Portland (USM)

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Portland, ME

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University of Southern Maine, Portland

University of Southern Maine, Portland

University of Southern Maine, Portland Student Essentials

University of Southern Maine, Portland Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Nickname: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Northeast
Large Town Setting
Public
Not applicable
Large (5,000 to 10,000 Undergrad)
Huskies
USM
www.usm.maine.edu
Yes
Selective
$ 7,776
$ 18,488
64%
12,050
1878

About USM

In Portland, Maine, students can earn a bachelor’s, master’s, certificate of graduate study, certificate of advanced study, or doctorate degree at the University of Southern Maine.

Programs available to study include subjects such as Applied Technical Leadership, Computer Science, Criminology, Environmental Planning and Policy, Health Science, Industrial Technology, Musical Theatre, Nursing, Sport Management, and Therapeutic Recreation, as well as many others.

The campus is filled with many different entertainment and activity options. The art galleries, planetarium, arboretum, and theater are available to visit and enjoy during the times you aren’t in class or studying. The campus newspaper, literary journal, and radio station are run by students and are the perfect way to join a fun activity and prepare for a career.

For academic help, students can use academic advising, assessment and testing, or the writing center. There is also a career exploration program which can help students find out what sort of job would best suit them.

Eligible students at USM can earn financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, work-study, and loans.

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USM Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave University of Southern Maine, Portland 4 stars overall.

0 reviews 1 review 0 reviews 0 reviews 0 reviews

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2014

Overall Rating

I think that it is great when you can work around people's work schedules. I work full time and trying to earn a second b.a. so it is great!!! It is nice to know there is a college out there that knows that people do have a life outside of school!

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USM Map & Location

University of Southern Maine, Portland

96 Falmouth St

Portland, ME 04103

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Getting Around USM

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10 walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Portland, ME

Winter Dec 37 20 Jan 31 13 Feb 35 17 Spring Mar 42 25 Apr 53 35 May 64 44 Summer Jun 73 54 Jul 79 59 Aug 78 58 Fall Sep 70 50 Oct 59 39 Nov 48 31

USM Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
9,255
847
12,050

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 2%
  • Caucasian: 71%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 23%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian American Indian or Alaska native Asian Unknown and Other
1%
2%
71%
1%
1%
23%
Undergraduate 77% Graduate 23% Full-Time 78% Part-Time 22% Women 55% Men 45% International 1% Domestic 99%

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