UMass Lowell’s distinctive focus on learning through experience will prepare you for career success. In fact, our graduates earn the highest mid-career salaries of alumni from any public university in New England.

Whether you are an undergraduate or Ph.D, learning through experience means that you'll be working alongside world-renown faculty, alumni, and professionals, starting the day you step on campus.

The UMass Lowell Edge

Design, Discover, Do

A few examples of experiential learning at UMass Lowell include:
  • Developing an Android app for a portable EKG heart monitor;
  • Creating a nanotechnology-based biosensor to detect toxins in the air and water;
  • Teaching preschool children in an early literacy program;
  • Working with theater professionals on all the things needed to put on a show;
  • And more