University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Lowell, MA, USA
3.60 Average Rating
The University of Massachusetts-Lowell is the second largest public university in the state. It is a research university with a “more selective” admissions process. UMass Lowell houses the official testing center for MLB bat and baseball testing at its Baseball Research Center which is associated with its College of Engineering. The university is one of very few universities to offer degrees in sound recording technology, plastics engineering, and meteorology.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
86%
Out of State Students
12%
0
100
69%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 26
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1197
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 1, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
18,316
Total Number of Undergrads
14,013
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
27%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
54%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
17:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$18,005
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$15,180
Out-of-State Tuition
$32,827
0
100
89%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
76%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,151
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
62%
38%
Student Organizations
166
Size of Town
City: Midsize
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
New York
San Francisco
Washington
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
60%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$50,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.60 Average Rating
The University of Massachusetts Lowell provides an outstanding atmosphere for students to excel. The community is very welcoming and the teachers are above adequate. The University has a great recreational center that allows students to separate from their studies and enjoy themselves with a sports team or a recreational class.
Jordyn from Salem, NH
Everything is in the process of being upgraded. Most of the teachers are amazing. Attending Umass Lowell has opened up so many possibilities.
Justin from Arlington, MA

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