University of Massachusetts - Lowell: Ranking & Review

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Lowell
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United States
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World
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1235746
Top 5%

University of Massachusetts - Lowell Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate69%70%68%
Applicants11,1816,3094,872
Admissions7,6964,3983,298
Enrolled undergraduates2,0391,303736
Enrolled total (including graduate students)18,31511,0087,307

5,943 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

4,101 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,693
Percent of students submitting SAT scores83%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
605
Math
615

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores287
Percent of students submitting ACT scores14%
ACT Composite
26
ACT English
25
ACT Math
26

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $60. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Massachusetts - Lowell Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$29,918$46,983
Off-campus$23,322$40,387
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,496 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Massachusetts - Lowell provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,916 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$14,350$31,415
Fees for full-time undergraduates$450$450
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$617$1,328
Tuition for Full-time graduates$14,590$26,370
Fees for full-time graduates$450$450
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$836$1,490

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services84812603752
Engineering146220435702
Health Professions and Related Programs29110643440
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services76273854438
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4023379352
Psychology17826204
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11727144
Education1305135
Social Sciences8031111
Visual and Performing Arts15911107
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities9797
English Language and Literature & Letters28385
Physical Sciences30232073
Mathematics and Statistics372057
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1518740
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies221638
History3131
Natural Resources and Conservation20323
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1010
Philosophy and Religious Studies1010
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies
Grand Total1572,5641,0181103,849

A total of 2,721 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Massachusetts - Lowell.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,128 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate60%55%69%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 54%

General info

Alternative namesUML
Founded1894
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white, red
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,874
Instructional FTE787
Research FTE34
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.uml.edu
Address1 University Ave
Lowell, Massachusetts, 01854-5104
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population110,000
Phone9789344000
Fax+1 (978) 934 3000

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