Privacy Policy

We value your privacy. The University of Massachusetts Lowell does not sell confidential user information to any outside party. Information may be collected through email, phone, text message or written correspondence, but it is not used to contact individual users of the site against their wishes. You may opt-out of future communication with the Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies by sending your request to

Personal Information collected through our site may be shared with third party vendors that perform certain functions on our behalf, including services to improve our support. UMass Lowell requires these third party vendors to maintain strict confidentiality of any Personal Information we share with them which is to be used only in regards to contracted services.

Web traffic on this site is logged and analyzed by Google Analytics to help determine the effectiveness of the web site. Google Ads Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google. It connects the activity of with the Google Ads advertising network and Google's doubleclick cookie. You can opt out of the cookie tracking here: Personal Data collected: Cookie and Usage Data. Place of processing: USA. For additional details visit

We partner with Microsoft Clarity and Microsoft Advertising to capture how you use and interact with our website through behavioral metrics, heatmaps, and session replay to improve and market our products/services. Website usage data is captured using first and third-party cookies and other tracking technologies to determine the popularity of products/services and online activity. Additionally, we use this information for site optimization, fraud/security purposes, and advertising. For more information about how Microsoft collects and uses your data, visit the Microsoft Privacy Statement.

Beyond what is explained here, the Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies website also follows the general UMass Lowell Privacy Policy.

Online Courses and Student Tracking

UMass Lowell uses Blackboard Learn and Blackboard Collaborate for its online course learning management system. Both of these tools require the use of cookies. By registering for online, blended, or any courses at UMass Lowell that use the Blackboard learning management system, you accept and consent to the use of cookies to track your progress in your online courses. Please visit the Blackboard Privacy Center for more information.

Contacting the Website

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site or your dealings with this site, please contact

SMS Terms and Conditions

UMass Lowell Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies uses SMS messages to communicate about application and enrollment deadlines, event reminders, scholarships, registration, and other information important to applicants, new students, and current students. Consent to receive text messages is not a condition to buy any goods or services. We may text you up to four times per month depending on your student status and associated actions.

Text Opt In

Prospective students may opt in to SMS messages by emailing UMass Lowell GPS at by calling 978-934-2474.

Text Messaging Costs

Message and data rates may apply. When you opt in to receive SMS messages, you are responsible for any carrier fees such as data plan charges, text messaging charges, tolls, out-of-area roaming, and other charges. Carriers are not liable for delayed or undelivered messages.

Text Opt Out

Text STOP to 50586 or email to stop receiving text messages from UMass Lowell.

Text Privacy Policy

Your use of the SMS messaging service is governed by the University’s Privacy Policy. UMass Lowell will not ask you for, nor should you provide, personally identifiable information, passwords, or any other confidential or sensitive information in SMS messages.

Text Help

Text HELP to 50586 for help or email