Freshman Orientation & Transfer Registration

Freshman Orientation & Transfer Registration Schedule for Summer 2016

Freshman Orientation and Transfer Registration Days are required for new UMass Lowell students in order to enroll in courses for the upcoming semester. The dates correspond with colleges and majors.

Freshman Orientation Program 

Freshman Orientation is a mandatory two-day program to ensure students are ready for their career here at UMass Lowell.  Dates are available based on college and major. Please select the two-day program that best fits your schedule.

  • Thursday, June 2 - Friday, June 3: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Monday, June 6 - Tuesday, June 7: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Thursday, June 9 - Friday, June 10: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Monday, June 13 - Tuesday, June 14: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Thursday, June 16 - Friday, June 17: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Monday, June 20 - Tuesday, June 21: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Thursday, June 23 - Friday, June 24: College of Engineering ONLY
  • Monday, July 11 - Tuesday, July 12: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Thursday, July 14 - Friday, July 15: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Tuesday, July 19: All Colleges & Majors
  • Thursday, July 21 - Friday, July 22: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Register for Freshman Orientation!

If you are unable to attend the date listed above, especially if you are from out-of-state, please contact us immediately.

Online & On-Campus Transfer Registration Days

Online Transfer Registration Option:

Want to get a head start on course registration? You can receive all of the critical information you need to start the semester through our Online Transfer Advising & Registration process. This allows you to connect with your advisor, via email, phone or in person, early so that you can select the courses you need. It also provides you with the important steps to successfully enroll in classes, get your ID card, learn about parking and more before you start your semester here at UMass Lowell

Register now for the Online Transfer Registration Process!

On-Campus Transfer Registration Days: 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Note: You must register for a session two business days in advance. Registrations received after that time will not be processed for that session.

  • Friday, June 3: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Tuesday, June 7: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Friday, June 10: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Tuesday, June 14: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Friday, June 17: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Tuesday, June 21: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Friday, June 24: College of Engineering ONLY
  • Tuesday, July 12: College of Sciences & Manning School of Business
  • Friday, July 15: College of Engineering & College of Health Sciences
  • Tuesday, July 19: All Colleges & Majors
  • Friday, July 22: College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences

Register for a Transfer Registration Day!

Contact Us

If you are unable to attend one of these sessions, especially if you are from out of state, please contact us.

If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Orientation Office at 978-934-3980 or email: orientation@uml.edu.