UMA delivers a comprehensive array of support services in order to promote student success, development, and satisfaction.

The Center for Student Support & Development collaborates with faculty and other members of the University community to create a supportive learning environment, advocate for students, and provide the services and opportunities that facilitate a successful transition into college, an understanding of student rights, responsibilities, and privileges, and intellectual and personal growth.

Academic Success Coaching

Individualized professional success coaching. If you’ve hit a bump and you’re not sure where to turn, come see us!

Accessibility Services

Accommodations to provide access to UMA courses and activities.


Develop effective learning skills through academic coaching, tutoring & workshops.

Counseling Services

Professional counselors provide short term counseling, crisis intervention & referral.

Additionally, UMA students may find the following offices and departments to be of assistance as they explore and develop their potential.

Academic and Career Advising

Advising on your career goals and your academic plans, as well as testing & assessment.

Jobs for Maine Graduates Program

A state-wide program that encourages college aspirations in students with barriers to education.

New Ventures Maine

How to plan your career, start a business, manage your money and become a leader.

Student Life

The other side of college life: athletics, fitness centers and civic engagement & group events.

TRIO Scholars Program

Information on scholarships, tutoring & workshops.

Veterans and Active Duty Students

UMA has a rich tradition of supporting military-experienced students.