Community and events information

Updated August 4

Recruitment and campus tours

The Office of Admissions is now open during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.–4:30 p.m., and is scheduling campus visits and tours. New guidance for visitors is aimed at prioritizing the health and safety of our community. Please visit the Admissions site for detailed information.

For those who prefer a virtual experience, virtual admissions events are ongoing and a Virtual New Student Orientation is available.

Merrill Library

The library remains closed to all visitors. Visit the Merrill Library website for information about requesting materials.

Fitness Center

The Murdock Fitness and Aquatics Center announced on August 3 that a plan for a phased reopening has been approved. An opening date is forthcoming. The Fitness Center website has details.

Art Gallery

The Art Gallery has an approved plan for safe reopening; a date will be announced shortly.

Kilburn Commons/Machias Sodexo Dining Hall

The dining hall will serve all regular meals as “take-away” with no dine-in seating available. Under current guidance, the dining hall will be open to students and employees only.

Campus events

There are no public campus events at this time. Guidance on public events is under development.

The campus is not currently able to reserve spaces for outside organizations. For more information contact Tracy Ingersoll,