Alumni Services & Benefits


USM Alumni Services & Benefits


Membership in the USM Alumni Association is free to anyone who is a graduate of USM or any of its predecessor institutions. Upon verification of degree, graduates are automatically enrolled as members. 

Tap into the following on and off-campus benefits to help with your personal and professional goals- you've earned it!
  We also recommend a quick glance through our FAQ page about Alumni Services & Benefits.





University Partner Benefits:



Discounted insurance rates through Liberty Mutual:
USM alumni are eligible for great savings in home, auto, life, renters insurance and more through our partnership with Liberty Mutual. A portion of profit for each policy is returned directly to USM to help fund alumni programming.  Learn more and request a rate quote.



Membership at University Credit Union:
Membership at University Credit Union is available to all USM alumni and their immediate families. Take advantage of their convenient locations and great rates Learn more.



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Professional Benefits & Resources:


USM's Corporate Partners Program:
USM's Corporate Partners program is comprised of local business people, from nearly 60 companies, who believe that a responsive public university plays a key role in building and sustaining a vibrant community. USM alumni are invited to attend free of charge.  Check our website to see if your company is already a member.  If not, please come as our guest!
  Join us to network with area business leaders and fellow graduates.  Corporate Partners is a membership based organization, with rates for small and large businesses.

Learn more about Corporate Partners
Sign up for our email invitation list


20% off Professional and Continuing Education:
Revive a love of learning or complete a required CPE with USM's Professional and Continuing Education classes. USM alumni are eligible to receive a 20% discount on all Professional Development workshops and certificate programs.  In order to receive this discount, registration must be made over the phone by calling Professional and Continuing Education Student Services at 207-780-5900 or in-person at the Abromson Community Education Center Learn more
 


Free Tuition for Senior Citizens:
If you are a Maine resident age 65 or older and register for undergraduate coursework you could receive free tuition.  Learn more


Search and Post Jobs through USM's e-recruiting site, Experience.com:
We are pleased to offer alumni free access to USM's comprehensive e-recruiting site, Experience.com.  Search and post jobs, upload your resume, and take advantage of other career resources to aid you in your job or employee search. This site is only accessible to approved alumni, students, and employers.  If you wish to be added as a user, please contact the Office of Alumni Relations.  We will need to validate your alumni record and assign you a username and password. 
This may take several weeks.


Resume Review and Career Consultation:
Sit down with USM's Director of Career Services and Internships to review your resume and discuss career options.  USM alumni are entitled to one complimentary session.  To set up a time, please contact the Office of Career Services and Internships.


Connect with LinkedIN:
Connect with fellow USM alumni through our official alumni LinkedIN page. 


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Campus Benefits:

Welcome back to campus!  The following on-campus benefits are available to all USM alumni.  For most, you'll need your USM Alumni Card.


Alumni Card:
Your alumni card is your passport to campus.  Use it for access to the university arts, athletics, music, and theatre events- all at discounted rates for alumni.  Need an alumni card?  Stop by the the following Campus Card Office locations to obtain one:

 Portland
4 Payson Smith Hall     
207-780-5600
8:00-4:30 (Mon-Fri)
Campus Map
Gorham
Upton Hall Basement Level     
207-780-5600
8:00-4:300 (Mon-Fri)

Campus Map
Lewiston-Auburn
Room 119, Student Success Center
207-780-5600
8:00-4:30 (Mon-Fri)
Campus Map


Wireless Network Access:
Reconnect on campus!  USM alumni are welcome to use our campus guest wireless network, "USM Guest".  No password required.


Discounted Tickets to USM Athletics:

We've got spirit, yes we do -- We've got spirit how bout you? USM's Athletic Department offers alums a discounted ticket price to any Huskies athletics game.  Take advantage of this discount by obtaining your Alumni Card (instructions above) and present it at the door for your discounted admission. Learn more about Huskies athletics and view game schedules online.


Discounted Admission to USM Music,Theatre, and Art Events:

"The purpose of art is washing the dust of daily life off our souls" (Pablo Picasso).  Rejuvinate with an alumni discount to USM's varied art, music, and theatre events across all three campuses! To take advantage of this discount, first obtain your Alumni Card (instructions above) and present it at the door for your discounted admission.

School of Music
View performance schedule
Purchase tickets online
Contact the School of Music
USM Theatre
View performance schedule
Purchase tickets online
Contact Department of Theatre
 Art Galleries
Portland and Gorham exhibits
Lewiston-Auburn exhibits
Contact the Art Department


Rediscover USM's Libraries:
Ah, fond memories of all of that study time at the campus library... Study or browse away with us even after your graduate!  USM alumni are able to use all three University Libraries and check out books using their Alumni Card.  Please note that at this time, alumni do not have access to student databases.  Public computers and databases are available in each location.

Locations and Hours
Question Center
Contact the USM Libraries


Discounted Campus Fitness Center Memberships:
USM alumni and their immediate family members are eligible for discounted memberships at the Portland and Gorham campus fitness facilities. Alumni are also welcome to participate in any recreational activity or program offered by either center. Rates are very competitive, but are subject to change.  Memberships can only be initiated in person with your Alumni Card (see Alumni Card info above).


Portland Fitness Center
Sullivan Recreation and Fitness Complex
Location & Hours
Membership Rates
Contact Us to Join Today
2013 Programs & Activities
Gorham Fitness Center
Costello Fitness Complex
Location and Hours
Membership Rates
Contact Us to Join Today

USM Cycle Club:
Pedal away your stress with USM's Cycle Club, open to all alumni, students, faculty and staff. Join us to take advantage of rides, events, and workshops.  No experience necessary to participate! Learn more.





For more information, please contact the
Office of Alumni Relations. Call 207.780.4110
or email alum@usm.maine.edu.