Access and Entrance

If you are living on campus, your MaineCard will give you access to your residence hall. All residence halls are continuously locked, and are equipped with security access readers for resident students.

Campus residents

Residence halls and rooms are locked at all times, and are accessible only by the residential student’s MaineCard and their four digit PIN.

If you have paid the appropriate fees, your MaineCard serves as your pass to facilities such as Campus Recreation, Alfond Arena, and the Athletic Ticket Office for sporting events.

Your MaineCard serves as your access pass to: 

  • Enter facilities such as Campus Recreation, MaineBound, and the New Balance Student Recreation Center
  • Purchase tickets at the Collins Center for the Arts
  • Attend School of Performing Arts events
  • Use your meal plan, Dining Funds or Black Bear Bucks 

Faculty and staff

Use your MaineCard to access: 

  • Enter facilities such as Campus Recreation, MaineBound, and the New Balance Student Recreation Center
  • Enter select buildings you are granted access to
  • Use a Commuter meal plan, Dining Funds or Black Bear Bucks