Contact Us/Directions

By mail:
Senator George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions
5710 Norman Smith Hall, University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5710

By telephone: 207-581-3195

By fax: 207-581-3320

By e-mail:

Directions to UMaine and Norman Smith Hall from I95

  1. Take I-95 to the KELLY RD exit # 191 – towards Orono
  2. Turn RIGHT (heading N on I-95) or LEFT (heading S on I-95) onto KELLY RD. – 0.95 miles
  3. Turn LEFT onto MAIN ST (Route 2). Then 1.26 miles to the traffic light in the center of Orono. Go straight at this light and at the second light.
  4. Proceed down Main Street (Route 2) through the village center. At the next light/fork stay right.
  5. The University of Maine is on your left after you have passed through the village. At the roundabout, take a left onto Rangeley Rd. Once you are on campus the road will fork. Stay to your left onto the Belgrade Spur.
  6. Make a left when you reach the Collins Center for the Arts and proceed up the hill. You will pass the Maine Bound Adventure Center on your right. The Mitchell Center (Norman Smith Hall) is the next building on the right.

Mobile pay station parking slots are available in the parking lot behind Norman Smith Hall. You can park in these slots indefinitely as long as you are paying. The approximate cost is $2 per hour. For more information go to the UMaine Parking Services website.

If you have a temporary permit, turn left opposite Norman Smith Hall and use the blue or black parking spaces in the Nutting Parking Lot. If you need a parking permit, please contact Carol Hamel at 207/581-3195.

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