Freshman Orientation & Transfer Registration Schedule for January 2015

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. Please ensure that you have allotted the entire day to ensure you complete all the necessary tasks in order to be prepared for the start of the semester.

Freshman Orientation Program

  • Wednesday, January 14: All Majors

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. 

Transfer Registration Options

You can complete the Transfer Registration process online (with a scheduled advising session) or during one of our on-campus Transfer Registration Days.

Option 1:

Online Orientation & Early Transfer Advising:

This program is available November 3 - December 19.  

To register for this option, you must also complete this form, and if applicable, include the requested information about your current courses.

Register for the Online Orientation &  Early Transfer Advising!

Option 2:

On-campus Transfer Registration Days: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 
    **You must register for a session two business days in advance.  Registrations received after that time will not be processed for that session.**

  • Tuesday, January 13: College of Sciences, College of Engineering & Manning School of Business
  • Wednesday, January 14: All Majors
  • Thursday, January 15: College of Health Sciences , School of Nursing & 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.