The Bursar’s Office is open for payments and departmental deposits. Hours are 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Consultation with Bursar’s Office staff is still being done remotely. Contact us at 207.581.1521 or with your questions or concerns.  You can also schedule a Zoom meeting here.

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

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's signature

William E. Elsemore
Bursar & Senior Finance Officer