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Upcoming Student Orientations

Augusta

UMA Augusta

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

 

Please read the letter of invitation, the brochure, and the program details sheet before RSVPing.  Please contact the Dean of Students Office at 621-3154/1-877-862-1234, ext. 3154, should you have any questions.    

Letter of Invitation    Brochure    Orientation Program Details Sheet     RSVP Form

 

Bangor

FullColorBangor

Monday, August 25, 2014

Please read the letter of invitation, the brochure, and the program details sheet before RSVPing.  Please contact  Marcia Mower at 262-7808 should you have any questions.   

 Letter of Invitation    Brochure    Workshop Descriptions Sheet    RSVP Form

 

University College Centers

  • Bath-Brunswick: Tuesday, August 19
  • Ellsworth: Mon., August 11 OR Weds., August 13
  • Rockland: Tues., August 26 OR Weds., August 27
  • Rumford-Mexico:  Weds., August 27
  • Saco: Thurs., August 28
  • South Paris:  Thurs., August 21

For details, please contact the appropriate center.  See this webpage to locate a center.

Online Orientation to Distance Learning »

 

Orientation is an opportunity for students to get to know UMA and to prepare for a successful college experience. At orientation, students can:

  • learn about UMA's student resources, policies, and procedures
  • meet other students, the faculty, and staff
  • participate in information and skill building workshops
  • ask questions and express concerns

 

Orientation is for ALL students new to UMA, whether they are: returning adults, transfer students, or recent high school graduates; attending on campus or attending at centers, sites, or via technology; and, in degree programs or just taking a class.

Orientations are offered at both of UMA's campuses (Augusta and Bangor), and at most of the University College Centers (Bath-Brunswick, East Millinocket, Ellsworth, Rockland, Rumford-Mexico, Saco, and South Paris).  Those students taking online classes are encouraged to also view University College Learning Services' Online Orientation to Distance Learning.  In addition, specialized orientation programs for students in the architecture or nursing programs are offered. Students should contact the College of Arts and Sciences for information on the architecture orientation and the College of Professional Studies for information on the nursing orientation.

Notification of an upcoming orientation is mailed approximately three weeks before classes start to all students new to UMA. Students should contact their nearest campus or center for additional information.