Campus Tours, Receptions

Visiting Campus

It's important for all interested students to visit the UMass Lowell campus at some point during the admissions process. You will be able to meet the admission staff, students and some faculty members, and you will be able to absorb the sense of community that makes this a special place. 

Here are the various events for each application cycle:

Campus Tours: These are general tours of either North or South Campus.  Some campus tours include information sessions.  Please see the schedule for details. Tours are Monday - Friday each week. 

Open HouseThis occurs each year in the fall.  This is a chance for prospective high school juniors and seniors, as well as transfer students, to come to campus and meet the entire university community. 

Fall Preview DayThis is a chance for those who missed the Open House to come to campus to see the variety of academic options that UMass Lowell has to offer. 

Welcome DayWelcome Day occurs in the spring as a way to welcome accepted students to campus.  It is a chance to meet faculty and staff and to see all of the resources available to students to make college a successful experience.

Freshman Orientation & Transfer Registration DaysThis is where admitted students come to campus for an overnight visit to get acquainted with the UMass Lowell community, meet fellow classmates and register for classes.  Smart Start Orientation takes place each summer.