Registration and Courses

How to Register

  • Newly admitted students will register through the Graduate School by submitting a signed Registration form or by having their advisor send an email to Gail Mahan.
  • Current students can register themselves within MaineStreet or by submitting a signed Registration form or by having their advisor send an email to Gail Mahan.

When to Register

  • Full-time Status: Full-time students must register each semester from the time of the first enrollment in the Graduate School until the completion of all requirements for the graduate degree, including filing the thesis or dissertation and passing the final oral examination.
  • Part-time Status: Part-time students must register at least once every 12 months from the time of first registration in the Graduate School until the completion of all requirements for the graduate degree.

Study Away Registration

A student may arrange to study at another institution after being admitted as a graduate student at the University of Maine. This study may be undertaken at another campus in the University of Maine system or at another accredited institution within or outside the state of Maine.  Students should complete the Study Away form and return to us for signatures.