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In recent decades, people have arrived here to work in the new technologies, from microelectronics to biotechnology and nanomanufacturing. They have found a city that not only innovates, but offers a rich cultural life. Nearby are the big city offerings of Boston as well as coastal towns and beaches and mountains to the west and north.UMass Lowell has been a vital member of the community for nearly 120 years, educating the engineers, scientists, managers, teachers, artists and health professionals who help make this region a good place to live, work and learn.At UMass Lowell, we offer an education that is rigorous, relevant and engaging. It starts with Learning Communities – small groups of students with similar majors who share core classes and living quarters. This enables them to stay better connected with each other and with professors in their area of interest.Interdisciplinary learning prepares students to address challenges in industry and in society and is the focus of learning here at UMass Lowell. Interdisciplinary majors include robotics and forensics; students are also encouraged to customize their own combination of a major and minor uniquely suited to their interest.
Navitas at UMass Lowell understands that the transition to university study can be difficult for some students. In addition to formal academic courses, Navitas at UMass Lowell provides a variety of support services to help you develop the skills you need to successfully complete your program of study. As a Navitas at UMass Lowell student, you will also have access to all facilities and services on the UMass Lowell campus, which will enhance your learning experience.
Campus dining at UMass Lowell is varied and distinctive. There are eight locations to choose from, including three dining halls (Fox Hall Dining Commons just underwent a multi-million dollar renovation!) and two restaurants, which offer everything from made-to-order dinners, salad bars, grills, deli and popular fast-food options such as Starbucks, Einstein Bagels, Subway, Taco Bell and Dunkin Donuts. Your meal plan covers meals each day of the week for the entire semester.
The university shuttle bus will transport you around campus seven days a week from 6:00AM until 2:30AM. Any activity that is available on-campus is only a quick shuttle trip away. Most university buildings are within walking distance.
Campus life at UMass Lowell offers many choices to students. Opportunities to attend concerts, socials, and educational lectures are constantly available to Navitas students on the UMass Lowell campus.Academic and leadership opportunities
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