Disability Services

Resources

Campus Resources

Community Resources


Campus Resources

The Counseling Center

Students come for counseling services, consultations and referrals in an effort to achieve a better understanding of themselves and to gain methods of coping with their feelings, relationships, choices and academic studies.

Contact Information:

E-mail: counseling@uml.edu


Health Services

The staff of Health Services consists of nurse practitioners, a registered nurse, health educators, a consultant M.D., an immunization coordinator, a secretary, and an insurance coordinator. Emergency care is provided on a walk-in basis and students may also make appointments with a nurse practitioner for routine health care or a sick visit.

Contact Information:

E-mail: Health_Services@uml.edu 


CLASS (Centers for Learning and Academic Support Services)

CLASS has programs designed to help students adjust to the demands of heavier course loads and more difficult classes. It gives support in varying ways such as tutoring, computer workshops, study skills workshops, and major and career planning.

Executive Director: Sheila Riley-Callahan

E-mail: Sheila_RileyCallahan@uml.edu

Coordinator of Advising Services & Goler Program 

Susan Lemire

Email: Susan_Lemire@uml.edu

Coordinator of Tutoring Services & Strategies for Success  

Suzanne Gamache

Email: Suzanne_Gamache@uml.edu

The Advising Center (Located on North and South Campus at CLASS)

The Advising Center provides students with the information and advice they need to make informed decisions about their academic career. Staff members provide ISIS support, and offer advice on majors, careers, study skills and fulfilling University academic requirements, including general education requirements.

Email: advisement@uml.edu

The Write Place (Located on North and South Campus at CLASS)

Students come here for assistance in all phases of the writing process. Appointments are made for one-on-one help from trained writing tutors.


Financial Aid Office

The University participates in various federal, state, institutional and private financial aid programs. There are three major types of financial aid: Grants and waivers, student employment programs and student loans.

Contact Information:

Phone: 978-934-4220

Fax: 978-934-3009


Office of the Registrar

Email: Registrar@uml.edu


Office of Residence Life

The Office of Residence Life works to provide a safe, interactive and well maintained environment where students can live, learn and grow.  It aims to maintain a living and learning environment that promotes the personal and academic success of each individual student.

Contact Information:

E-mail: ResLife@uml.edu


Career Services & Cooperative Education Center

Career & Co-op Center offers individual appointments for all types of career guidance, resume and cover letter reviews, practice interviews, workshops and presentations, panel discussions, career fairs, on-campus interviews, company information sessions, online job and internship postings (as well as some printed internship, co-op, and seasonal resources in the office), vocational assessments, a variety of job search handouts and articles, and access to the University Career Advisory Network (UCAN/Mentors).

E-mail: career_services@uml.edu


Veterans Services

The mission of creating and maintaining a veteran friendly campus is supported by a standing committee on veterans' affairs, with a strong representation of veterans on campus and from the community.

E-mail: veterans@uml.edu


Student Activities and Leadership

UMass Lowell has over 100 active student organizations. These clubs are open to students and are a fantastic way to meet people, have fun, and make a difference! The Office of Student Activities and Leadership creates cultural, social, educational and leadership opportunities, which embrace diversity and collaboration, shaping visionary leaders of tomorrow.

E-mail: student_activities@uml.edu 

Community Resources

Asperger’s Resources
Autism Support Center
www.ne-arcautismsupportcenter.org
Phone: 978-777-9135
Email: asc@ne-arc.org

Asperger’s Association of New England
www.aane.org
Phone: 617-393-3824

Achieving in Higher Education with Autism / Developmental Disabilities 
www.aheadd.org
Phone: 877-AHEADD-1

ADHD Resources

Children & Adults with ADHD (CHADD)
www.chadd.org
Phone: 800-233-4050, 508-302-2425

Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
www.add.org
Phone: 800-939-1019


ADHA Lowell Support Group
CHADD of Northern Mass./ Southern NH
Phone: 978-957-0655


Other Community Resources

Career Center of Lowell

www.cclowell.org
Phone: 978-458-2503


Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA)

www.adaa.org
Phone: 240-485-1001


National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

www.nami.org
Phone: 781-938-4048


Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

www.ahead.org
New England AHEAD
PO Box 88
Boston, MA 02133


Mass. Commission for the Blind

www.mass.gov/mcb
Phone: 617-727-5550


Mass. Rehabilitation Commission

www.mass.gov/mrc
Phone: 617-727-2183


Mass. Commission for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

www.mass.gov/mcdhh
617-740-1600


Depression & Bipolar Support Alliance

Lowell Support Group
www.dbsamerrimackvalley.org
Phone: 888-280-7773


Lowell Veterans Center

www.vetcenter.va.gov
Phone: 978-453-1151 (Lowell)