*** Newly enrolled new students: first year commuters and non-traditional students should register and attend your college Summer Orientation session if at all possible.
Summer Orientation will include meeting with your academic college faculty and include class enrollment.
First Year Commuters ( recent high school graduates)
New Nontraditional and Veteran Students
For New Students Who Commute
Get ahead of the lines, take care of last minutes tasks, and meet other new commuters
AUGUST 28, 2014
University of Maine
8:30 AM -9:00 AM Commuter Lounge, 228 Memorial Union
Check in with bagels and coffee available
9:00 AM -9:30 AM Bangor Room, Memorial Union
Welcome, Introductions, Divide into small groups of commuters: Recent high school grads, Nontraditional students / Transfers, and Student veterans
9:45AM –11:00AM Alternating sessions: Academic Tips and Money Matters
11:00AM – 11:45AM
Discussion groups with CLAWS (returning commuter students)
Separate session for parents and family members
11:45: AM -12:30 PM
Lunch with CLAWS and Team Maine. Lunch tickets provided for commuter –students. Family & friends may purchase lunch in the Bears Den
12:30 PM -2:00 PM
Tour s and Final questions and Answers
Bring your class schedule and we’ll show you where your class meets.
2:00PM – 4:30PM Time available to visit your College Office for academic info (best to call ahead and make an appointment) or visit Financial Aid, the Bookstore or the Bursars Office.