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News for Fall 2016

All students must complete the Financial Responsibility Statement (FRS) before enrolling in classes at any campus of the University of Maine System. The FRS may be accepted by going to your MaineStreet Student Center and clicking on the Financial Responsibility Statement link in the “To Do List.”

Click this link to learn more  FAQ’s and the FRS



Welcome From the Bursar


Dear Students and Parents:

Welcome to The University of Maine and the Office of the Bursar. The mission of the Bursar’s Office is to provide you with accurate and timely information in a professional and courteous manner. The information on this website will help you understand the functions of the Bursar’s Office and will assist students in meeting their financial responsibilities at The University of Maine. Please note the specific links for semester billing information.

The University of Maine is committed to your success in all areas — personally and academically. To that end, we’ve compiled this Money Matters guide for you and your parents. Inside you will find information on:

  • The UMaine Bill
  • Costs at UMaine
  • Types of Financial Aid Available
  • Additional Funding Resources
  • And So Much More!

Money Matters 2016-2017


We’re here for you should you have any questions. Please feel free to contact the Bursar’s Office by phone at (207) 581-1521 or by email at




William E. Elsemore
Bursar & Senior Finance Officer