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University Of Southern Maine

The University of Southern Maine (USM) is just one mile from the Clarion Hotel in Portland ME. USM is northern New England’s top comprehensive university dedicated to providing students with high-quality, accessible, and affordable education.

Distinguished for their teaching, creative research and scholarly publication, the USM faculty stays committed to fostering a spirit of higher learning, critical analysis and community participation from their students.

The University advocates academic freedom and diversity in all aspects of campus life for students, faculty, and staff. University of Southern Maine is comprised of five academic units:

Visit the University of Southern Maine website for more information.

Whether you are working onsite, visiting students, touring the campus, or attending graduation or sports events, stay at our pet-friendly hotel near the University of Southern Maine. The Clarion Hotel offers easy access to the college, outstanding guest services, and high quality lodging options at an affordable rate. If you are traveling with a group, visit our Portland Group Accommodations page.

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