Experiential Learning

UMass Lowell Co-op Scholars

Qualifying Student Level

Financial Aid offer made to freshman applicants - co-op for summer or academic year after freshman year


  • High merit scholars - e.g., Dean's scholarship or higher
  • Selection made at time of admission


  • $4000 from University funds - Financial Aid Merit Student Employment


  • Bi-weekly paycheck in a set amount based on the length of the co-op

Additional Information

  • Faculty mentor and learning contract required
  • Students may work on campus in a research or enterprise environment or may choose an off-campus community service experience.
  • Student may participate in professional development workshops.


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