Sunday, January 12, 2014
Overview and Registration Information
Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of Maine! We look forward to seeing you at Spring Orientation on Sunday, January 12th. Please plan on arriving on Sunday, January 12th and check-in at the Memorial Union. This orientation program is for new and transfer students starting in the Spring 2014 semester.
We are planning many activities and events to welcome you to the University of Maine community. Please note that events, times and locations may change. You will be given a final schedule when you check-in at the Memorial Union on January 12th.
|8:00 am – 4:00 pm||Check-in and Orientation Help Desk|
|8:00 am – 3:00 pm||Campus Tours|
|9:00 am – 10:00 am||Opening Session|
|10:00 am – 11:00 am||Managing Your College Finances|
|10:00 am – 2:00 pm||Information Fair|
|10:00 am||Residence Hall Move-in|
|10:00 am – 12:00 pm||Open House for Commuter and Non Traditional Students|
|10:00 am – 4:00 pm||Open Office Hours of Key Student Services|
|11:00 am & 1:00 pm||Fogler Library Tours|
|12:00 pm – 1:00 pm||Academic Lunch Tables|
|1:00 pm – 2:00 pm||Student Abroad Presentation|
|2:00 pm – 3:00 pm||Transfer Students Meet & Greet|
|3:00 pm – 4:00 pm||UMaine Technology Presentation|
|4:00 pm – 8:00 pm||Maine Bound Adventure Center Open|
Note to Families
Family members are welcomed to accompany their students to help them settle into their new home and participate in some of the events planned on Sunday, January 12th. Click here for information about area lodging.
New Student Checklist
Below is a link to the New Student Checklist that was also included in your acceptance letter. Many of the items on this list can be done online but should you need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to call 207-581-1561 and we’ll direct you to the appropriate office.
Meet Team Maine
Each summer, fall, and spring orientation, new students are greeted by a terrific group of students called TEAM MAINE (Student Ambassadors, Dirigo Tour Guides, and Student Telecounseling Admissions Representatives). They will help you get settled and ready to go! Team Maine is here to assist you and your family, to answer your questions, and get you ready for the spring semester.