Welcome to the College of our Hearts, Always

The Fall 2021 Housing Application for new incoming students is now available.

Log in to myHousing to apply.

York double room with female students, blurred in background with foam spirit finger and black bear in focusThe University of Maine provides on-campus housing in 19 residence halls. Options include traditional undergraduate residence halls for first year and upperclass residents, suite style living for upperclass residents, graduate housing, and several living/learning and themed community options.

Housing Updates

  • My College Roomie Deadlines for Incoming First Year Students
    Create a profile in My College Roomie – April 15
    Match with a roommate in My College Roomie – May 1
    *To participate in My College Roomie, you must confirm your admission to UMaine and submit a housing application prior to April 10.

  • Room Signup for current residents has ended. Returning students (current resident or off-campus student) may apply for housing  by logging in to myHousing. If you are unable to access the Fall 2021 housing application, please contact us.
  • The Fall 2021 housing application is now available for accepted incoming first year and transfer students. Apply by going to Apply for Housing.

First Year Residence Requirement

Living on campus maximizes students’ opportunities for social, cultural and extracurricular involvement and is positively linked to students’ persistence toward attaining a degree. The University of Maine believes that residence hall living is an educational opportunity that all new students should experience.

Living on campus is not required for a new admitted first-year student under any of the following criteria:

  1. Aged 21 or older
  2. A veteran or transfer student
  3. Living with a parent or legal guardian within easy commuting distance (35 miles)
  4. Exceptional circumstances that do not permit them to meet this requirement

Accessibility Services

Students with physical or psychological disabilities may request special housing/dining accommodations. Disabilities require documentation by a qualified medical provider. Student Accessibility Services provides adaptations including testing accommodations, note takers, ordering alternate format texts, classroom relocation, advisement on disability issues, and housing related accommodations. To request accommodations please contact Student Accessibility Services.