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University of Massachusetts Lowell Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Lowell, MA

Location and Setting


Lowell Population
108,861
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Campus Size
100 acres

Weather

Temperature
21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Lowell
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Lowell

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
39% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
61%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
police and security patrols

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
River Hawk
School Colors
Red, white, and blue

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Ice Hockey     x x
Lacrosse x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Ice Hockey    
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Track And Field x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Ice Hockey x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Track And Field x x
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, cross-country running, football, ice hockey, racquetball, soccer, softball, squash, table tennis, tennis, triathlon, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, student government association, recreational sports clubs, association of students of african origin, wuml (radio station), campus activities programming association
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered on campus

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