Come See Us!

We love having visitors!!

We invite you to contact us to set up a day to tour the department and have a chat with our faculty and current students!

If you are a potential graduate student, please contact Dr. James McClymer, our graduate coordinator, to set up a visit.

If you are interested in one of our undergraduate degrees, please contact Dr. John Thompson, Department Chair, or Pat Byard, Administrative Specialist.

Directions to UMaine and Bennett Hall

From the South Exit 191:

  • Coming from the south on I-95, take Kelley Road Exit (#191).
  • Turn right at end of exit ramp. Drive 1 mile to the red flashing light.
  • Take left onto Route 2. Drive 2.5 miles to the third set of traffic lights.
  • Turn left onto College Avenue.
  • Drive approximately 1-1.5 miles, past the first University of Maine sign (on your right), past the Steamplant Parking lot on your left, and take a right onto the Munson Road at the next University of Maine sign (at the Alfond Arena).
  • Click on the University Parking Map below, to find appropriate parking and to find Bennett Hall on-campus.

From the South Exit 193:

  • Exit #193 – Stillwater Avenue/Old Town – I-95.
  • Turn right towards Burger King and the shopping center.
  • Turn right at the fourth traffic light by McDonald’s and KFC and go down College Avenue (about a mile).
  • Take the third left onto Munson Road at the first University of Maine sign (Alfond Arena on your left).
  • Click on the University Parking Map below, to find appropriate parking and to find Bennett Hall on-campus.

From the North Exit 193:

  • Coming from the north on I-95, take Stillwater Avenue Exit #193.
  • Turn left at the end of the exit ramp.
  • Drive 1 mile to the fourth set of traffic lights.
  • Turn right onto College Avenue.
  • Take the third left onto Munson Road at the first University of Maine sign.
  • Click on the University Parking Map below, to find appropriate parking and to find Bennett Hall on-campus.
  • Stop by the Physics Main Office for a Parking Permit; click here to download a Parking map (parking for visitors is in Black lots ONLY).