Events

Opening Week Events

AUG
30
8:00 AM

Opening Week: Poster Sale


Hundreds of posters to choose from to decorate your room or apartment!
AUG
30
8:00 PM

Opening Week: Playfair


Get to know the entire Class of 2018 at this unique group event. Your only chance to pose for the Class of 2018 photo! (Commuters park at )
AUG
30
10:00 PM

Opening Wek: UCrossing Headphone Disco Party (Free food & giveaways too!)


Check out the latest dance craze in the brand new student center (University Crossing). Free event with food, novelties, and fun.
AUG
31
8:00 AM

Opening Week: Poster Sale


Hundreds of posters to choose from to decorate your room or apartment!
AUG
31
2:30 PM

Opening Week: DifferenceMaker Launch


Join us as we introduce you to the DifferenceMakers program. Johnny Cupcakes, a New England entrepreneur, will be the featured keynote. Don't miss your opportunity to purchase an EXCLUSIVE UMass Lowell Johnny Cupcakes T-shirt. Everyone attending will receive a small Johnny Cupcakes gift. Don't miss this unique event!
AUG
31
10:00 PM

Opening Week: Extreme Dodgeball


Grab a team of 6 to compete! $300 Visa gift card for 1st place team! Sign up on site between 9:00pm-9:45pm.
AUG
31
10:00 PM

Opening Week: Afterhours @ Target


Late-night shopping event for UMass Lowell students only! Buses depart East and South Campuses and the ICC.
AUG
31
10:00 PM

Opening Week: Fried Dough Truck


Grab some FREE fried dough!
SEP
01
1:00 PM

Opening Week: Wet n' Wild Monday and Outdoor BBQ With Greek Life


Celebrate the end of first day of classes with this one-of-a-kind campus event. We'll turn the CRC turf into a waterpark for an afternoon of fun. Music and free snow cones!
SEP
01
7:30 PM

Opening Week: Comedic Magician Tim Gabrielson


Be wowed by one of a kind magician Tim Gabrielson.
SEP
01
8:30 PM

Opening Week: Ice Crean Social and Frozen


Make your own ice cream sundae and watch Disney's smash hit Frozen!
SEP
02
12:00 PM

Opening Week: Club Fair & BBQ


After Convocation, enjoy a BBQ lunch and check out over 120 clubs and organizations. Music by WUML, JAMN, and Evolution.
SEP
02
1:00 PM

Opening Week: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes


The International Men's March to stop rape, sexual assault, and gender violence. High heels available for the first 100 men to sign up. Opening remarks by UMass Alum Representative Tom Golden. Music and ice cream after march,
SEP
02
4:30 PM

Opening Week: River Hawks on the Roof


A campus tradition! Join us on the top level of the East Campus Garage for a BBQ dinner, music, novelties. Stop by the Freewheelers table for your chance to win a brand new bike! Find the soccer team to enter to win Brazil vs. Portugal soccer game tickets! Also, it will be your first chance to sign up for the Mission:All In Student Rewards Program.
SEP
02
8:00 PM

Opening Week: Thinkfast Game Show


Use your pop culture expertise to compete in teams for cash prizes! Sponsored by CAPA.
SEP
03
7:30 AM

Opening Week: Freshmen Commuter Breakfast


Welcoming freshmen commuters with free coffee and pastries.
SEP
04
7:30 AM

Opening Week: South Campus Commuter Breakfast


Welcoming upperclass commuters with free coffee and pastries.
SEP
04
7:30 AM

Opening Week: North Campus Commuter Breakfast


Welcoming upperclass commuters with free coffee and pastries.
SEP
04
11:00 AM

Opening Week:


Stop by for a fun freebie to celebrate a new school year!
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11:00 AM

Opening Week:


Stop by for a fun freebie to celebrate a new school year!