University of Massachusetts-Lowell

#93 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)Lowell, MADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree17,849 Students60.57 % Acceptance Ratio17:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    University of Massachusetts-Lowell is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in Lowell, Massachusetts. It has a total enrollment of 17,849 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 60.57% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio60.57 %
    Admission Yield25.35 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$60
    Graduate Application Fees$50

    The acceptance ratio is 60.57% last year at University of Massachusetts-Lowell where total 11,321 students applied and 6,857 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$14,800$31,865
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$15,040$26,820
    On-Campus Living Costs$13,918
    Off-Campus Living Costs$7,322

    The tuition & fees at University of Massachusetts-Lowell, for academic year 2017-2018 is $14,800 for in-state students and $31,865 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $13,918 when living on campus and $7,322 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service

    University of Massachusetts-Lowell provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at University of Massachusetts-Lowell.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Key Stats for University of Massachusetts-Lowell

Costs of Attendance expensive

University of Massachusetts-Lowell$31,865
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts$22,848

Admission Chances relatively difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts71.98%

Financial Helps average in nation


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts72.93%

Student Population small

University of Massachusetts-Lowell17,849
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts125,983

Graduation Rates average


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts57.96%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts179

Distance Learning very diverse online courses


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts16

Contact Information & Online Resources


University of Massachusetts-Lowell 1 University Ave,
Lowell, MA 01854-5104
978) 934-4000


University of Massachusetts-Lowell is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (12/01/1975 - Current).
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