University of Southern Maine

Endowment Value: $31.9 million (June 2016)

The University of Southern Maine (USM) is a multi-campus public comprehensive university and part of the University of Maine System. The three campuses are located in Portland, Gorham, and Lewiston.  Approximately 7,800 students attend these three campuses.  The Office of Sustainability works at all three campuses to promote sustainable living for students and sustainable work for faculty and staff.  

The University of Southern Maine is a participant or member of the following Initiatives & Commitments: 

  • IEN Member (2017)
  • AASHE STARS: No
  • ACUPCC: Yes, Climate Neutral by 2040
  • Billion Dollar Green Challenge: No
  • CDP: No
  • Committee on Investor Responsibility: No
  • Divestment Goal: Yes
  • INCR: No
  • Montreal Carbon Pledge: No
  • Sustainable Investment Fund: No
  • Sustainable Investment Policy: Yes
  • Principles for Responsible Investment: No