Orientation

The University of Massachusetts Lowell Freshman Orientation and Transfer Registration program is required for all accepted students entering the University. This program helps students successfully transition into their first semester at UMass Lowell. Sign up today!

Orientation Leaders

Nicholas GatesOrientation Leader, Political Science, Peace & Conflict StudiesUMass Lowell PCS Club, Jumpstart
Kayla MontanezOrientation Leader, Psychology, Nutrition MinorHonors Program / Honors Activities, Recreation Center Outdoor Activities
Johnathan HuangOrientation Leader, EconomicsAdmissions Office
Hank HarringtonOrientation Leader, Political ScienceIntramural sports, Political Science Club
Rachel ForgioneOrientation Leader, Physiology, Psychology MinorMember of To Write Love On Her Arms (on-campus club)
Derek J. WeagleOrientation Leader, Music EducationNational Association for Music Education, UMass Lowell String Project, UMass Lowell Composer's Colloquium, Marching Band
Jacob HajjarOrientation Leader, Music EducationGlee Club, OBP, NAfME
Forest OtsukaOrientation Leader, Mechanical EngineeringMarching Band
Cat GiuntaOrientation Leader, Music BusinessMarching Band, Glee Club
Hallie GrosseOrientation Leader, Music PerformanceVocality
Erin Keene-Crouse, MADirector, Coordinator of Admissions Events, Orientation, Admissions 
Melisa CadetOrientation Leader, Criminal JusticeTransportation Services, Rugby
Marco FabianoOrientation Leader, Criminal Justice & Political ScienceIn process of creating club baseball, Intramural flag football and hockey, CJ club
Lauren MichaelsOrientation Leader, English Literature English Living Learning Community, DJ on WUML 91.5
Rachel Stringer-Grimsley, MAAssistant to the Director, OrientationMusic & Interactive Arts Education

Important Dates

Freshman Orientation:
See the entire summer schedule and pick the session that fits best for your major and summer plans!

Transfer Registration Days:
There are many dates to select that will help to ensure you are ready for the start of the semester!