Online Resources

Academic Calendar

UMaine Academic Calendar. Important dates, holidays, & breaks. Searchable by college, event type, and more.


Some of your courses may use Brightspace as an online component of the class. In Brightspace, your instructor may post the syllabus, collect assignments, incorporate class discussions, post quizzes, and more. Not all courses use Brightspace, but if they do it is essential that you check Brigthspace regularly for important class information.

Campus Map

Information Technology

The University of Maine System’s Department of Information Technologies (US:IT) is committed to providing and supporting the highest quality technology-based services for UMaine faculty, staff, and students. As the University’s central technology support agency, US:IT strives to perform in the most timely and cost effective manner. US:IT supports the University’s land-grant and sea-grant mission of creating and disseminating knowledge to improve the lives of its students and Maine citizens through teaching, basic and applied research, and public service activities. US:IT is also responsible for coordinating technology services provided to the University of Maine campus by the University of Maine System.


What is a MaineStreet account?Your MaineStreet account is an essential account which allows you to access to many University of Maine System services:- MaineStreet Student Center (enrollment, billing and student records, etc.)- UMaine Portal- Brigthspace – Google email with domain- and much more …For MaineStreet quick guides and process documents, please visit:

Math Placement Exam (ALEKS Assessment)

About two thirds of the majors offered at UMaine, as well as many minors, require a specific course or courses in mathematics, or another course that necessitates placement in math. Unless you already have another source of placement information, the ALEKS PPL Assessment will be used to determine which math courses line up best with your math skills.

Online Learning Resources

This webpage has links to resources to help you be successful learning in an online environment.


UMaineOnline offers a wide variety of fully online programs and supports the online student population through their academic journey, including advising, program of study, course registration, and graduation. Online courses are offered year-round and open to on-campus students.