University of Massachusetts Lowell

University of Massachusetts Lowell

UMass Lowell is a nationally ranked research university, and we’re here to make the most of the greatness within you. On our campus, you will find people who believe in you, professors who challenge you and a network of resources to support you. We have invested millions of dollars in labs, studios, simulators and makerspaces to enhance hands-on learning and connect classroom material to the real world. Our students are inventing products, forming companies, publishing research, presenting at academic conferences and traveling the world.

Academic Programs

  • Art & Design
  • Business
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Liberal Arts
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Performing Arts
  • STEM
  • Science
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Test Optional Admission
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


UMass Lowell is in the Massachusetts technology corridor, close to Boston, the mountains and the New England coast. Our campus is part of the culturally vibrant city of Lowell. Our campus is part of the culturally vibrant city of Lowell - a college town that welcomes students from around the world. Our students graduate and go out into the world ready to change it. If you are in your final year of high school or are a recent high school graduate and haven’t enrolled at another institution, we consider you a first-year applicant. Visit to learn about the admissions process and to contact us.


Nearly half of our students at UMass Lowell come to us as transfers. Maybe you come to us with an associate’s degree, have credits earned during military experience or you've matriculated at another institution and are looking for the opportunities available at a public research university. Either way, we’re glad you’re thinking of transferring to UMass Lowell and we look forward to making the process as smooth as possible for you. Visit to learn about the admissions process, the transfer experience and to contact us.

Additional Information

Way back in 2015, UMass Lowell became the first public university in New England to offer a No Test Option for applicants. We also give applicants the chance to self report their SAT and ACT scores.

Visit us

The best way to decide if UMass Lowell is a good fit for you is to visit us! There are many ways you can explore campus. In-person tours are available most days of the week, Open House takes place each fall and many other on-campus events are held throughout the year. If you can't make it to campus, or want to explore further, our extensive virtual tour will guide you through campus spaces and residence halls from the comfort of your home. Register for a tour today!

"UMass Lowell is the best decision I ever made. There are so many opportunities here, and the professors are so great. I fell in love with this school. I love being here."

Anna Kouadio, Student, Marketing and Management
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Admissions office

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220 Pawtucket Street, Suite 420
Lowell, MA 01854-5104, United States of America

Phone number

(978) 934-3931


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