Graduate work has been available at the University of Maine since the first master's degree was conferred here in 1881. Since that time, graduate offerings have expanded significantly to include our current selection of over 70 master's and 30 doctoral areas of study.
Beginning in 1923, graduate work has been a separate division of the University. This differentiation allows the Graduate School to meet the unique needs of the 2300-plus graduate students currently enrolled at the Orono campus on both academic and personal matters. We encourage you to contact our office (located on the lower level of Stodder Hall) at anytime, for information or materials related to graduate studies at the University of Maine.
What's New at the Graduate School
Posted on: Friday, February 27
The University of Maine Graduate School is pleased to announce the following award recipients for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Chase Distinguished Research Assistantship (CDRA)
Posted on: Thursday, February 19
The UMaine Graduate School solicits photo submissions for Graduate Student Photography Contest. The contest is open to all UMaine graduate students and will include prizes for 1st place ($100), 2nd place ($50), and 3rd place ($25) in each of two categories: grad student...
Posted on: Wednesday, February 18
The College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture will be holding their annual Graduate Student Research Awards Competition on February 27, 2015 in 57 Stodder Hall. Faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students are encouraged to attend for all or part of the competition....
Posted on: Wednesday, February 11
The Advising Center for the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences (CLAS) is...