Open House

UNE’s campuses will be open tomorrow, October 28, and we look forward to welcoming prospective students and families to our undergraduate Open House.

Online registration is now closed, but you are welcome to register in person the morning of the event at 8:30 a.m. at the Harold Alfond Forum.

October 28, 2023

9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Join us this October on our beautiful coastal Biddeford Campus. We are hosting two Open Houses this fall, each offering the same opportunities to learn about academics and student life at UNE, including:

  • Academic breakout sessions for each of our majors
  • Faculty from all our undergraduate schools and colleges
  • Campus tours with a student ambassador
  • Admissions and financial aid sessions
  • Lunch on campus
Event Information

8:30 a.m.
Check in opens, Alfond Forum

9 a.m.
Welcome, Alfond Forum

9:25 a.m.
Academic Major Session
Attend an information session on any of our academic majors. Not sure about your major? Check out our Undeclared/Guided Undergraduate Studies (GUST) session for students who choose to wait to declare a major, and then chat with faculty from our undergraduate colleges to learn about our programs and all your options.

10:30 a.m.–12 p.m.
Explore Campus
Time to explore and get a feel for campus. Our doors are open, and we have many opportunities to choose what you want to see and do: take a tour with a student ambassador; visit labs, classrooms, and the Art Gallery; attend an admissions and financial aid session; stroll the beach; drop by the Ripich Commons to talk with faculty in our undergraduate colleges; grab an early lunch or some swag at the Bookstore — it’s up to you!

12–1 p.m.
Grab some lunch on campus and enjoy your afternoon. Campus tours are available until 1 p.m.

12–2:30 p.m.
Portland Campus Tours
Interested in Dental Hygiene, Nursing, or Pre-Pharmacy? Stop by our Portland Campus for a tour of our program facilities.

Campus Map and Directions

Check in for both Open Houses begins at 8:30 a.m. Parking is available at the Alfond Forum.

Harold Alfond Forum
630 Pool Road, Biddeford, Maine


Campus Map (#32) (PDF)

Cheer on the Nor’easters

Following Open House, stick around after lunch and watch our Nor'easters teams in action.

October 14

12 p.m.
Field Hockey: UNE vs Roger Williams University, Free admission

1 p.m.
Football: UNE vs Nichols College, Tickets required
Sign up for your free football tickets

5 p.m.
Women’s Volleyball: UNE vs Hartford, Free admission

October 28

1 p.m.
Football: UNE vs Western New England, Tickets required
Sign up for your free football tickets

7 p.m.
Women’s Ice Hockey: UNE vs Plymouth State, Free admission