Helpful Information for International Students
The Office of International Programs helped us compile this one-page overview of room and board options for our international students. Here, you will find links to all pertinent information regarding room and board at UMaine.
International students must contact the Office of International Programs for information on break housing for the academic year 2020–2021.
NOTE: When booking your flight, please be aware that UMaine housing closes on the last day of classes each semester. International students can request permission to stay one extra day. If staying in the U.S. after your exchange semester (up to 30 days after your last exam), you will need to arrange for alternative housing.
Read the following information and then apply for housing via myHousing.
The University of Maine encourages all incoming international students to live in campus housing. We offer a variety of accommodation styles, fully integrated with local students. All residence halls offer wireless internet and standard furniture. Our residence halls offer double rooms with shared bathrooms. Limited numbers of single rooms are available each year.
A variety of themed housing communities are offered at UMaine. Make friends with similar interests by selecting these options. Find out more!
Living on Campus
International students are encouraged to live on-campus to facilitate access to services and engagement with fellow students. More information on living off campus.