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Student Success Central

We're committed to supporting your success — from this introductory page all the way to the commencement stage.

Financial Support

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Financial Aid

And lots of it! Scholarships, grants, graduate teaching assistantships, and more.

Generous Credit Transfer Policies That Help Reduce Your Educational Costs

Make the most of previously earned credits including college credits, military training, international study and more. We make transferring credits simple, helping to accelerate your degree progress while making your UMass Lowell education even more affordable.

Technical Support

Advising Support

Undergrad Student Support

Available year-round, our professional undergraduate advisors are knowledgeable about all aspects of academic advising and university policies. This includes academic requirements, degree pathways and planning, course selection, changing majors and other academic matters.


Graduate Student Support

For assistance getting started in your first course or semester, registering for classes, academic policy questions, account holds, or Teaching Assistant or Research Assistant questions, please email or call 978-934-2474.

New and currently enrolled students with questions regarding academic planning or program questions should contact their graduate program coordinators.

Learning Support

See How Online Courses Work

Get a quick preview of how easy it is to take courses through the Blackboard Learning System.
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Free Online Tutoring

24x7 academic assistance is available to students taking any course offered through the Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies. Subjects include Spanish, Math, Writing, Science and more!

Math Faculty Tutoring Services are Now Available


Reduced Cost Online Textbooks and Other Resources

You can access eBooks from a variety of publishers at a reduced cost at This site covers about 80 percent of the textbooks used by UMass Lowell faculty.
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Career Support

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Let us help streamline your search and accelerate your success.

The UMass Lowell Career & Co-op Center supports all students and alumni who want assistance in reaching their professional goals. Whether you are looking for a part-time job or internship to gain experience in your field, or you are searching for a full-time professional position, UMass Lowell's Career & Co-op Center is here to help.

It's never too early to start networking. Visit UML Connect and start leveraging the university's extensive alumni network. It's an easy way to build contacts, research companies and explore job opportunities.

Wellness Support

UMass Lowell provides you with the Counseling Services, Disability Services, Health Services, and Mental Health resources you may need.

Supporting the mental health and wellbeing of all of our students.

Promoting inclusion, access and diversity for all students.

Providing accessible, affordable, quality health care to students.