Health & Social Sciences Building

Grand Opening

The grand opening of the Health & Social Sciences Building was held on Thursday, April 18, 2013.

The $40 million, 69,000-square-foot Health & Social Sciences Building is home to three of the University’s most popular majors in health and social sciences - criminal justice and criminology, nursing and psychology. This new building provides much-needed classrooms, state-of-the-art simulation laboratories and observation facilities, a demonstration hospital wing, and meeting spaces for team projects and community engagement.

Ground-Breaking Ceremony April 2011

On April 21, 2011, UMass Lowell broke ground on a new $40 million, 69,000-square-foot academic building.

The Health and Social Sciences Building will support more than 800 construction and related jobs, while also helping UMass Lowell make room for its growing student body, which has seen a 30 percent increase in undergraduates since 2007. The Health and Social Sciences Building will be home to three of the University’s most popular majors in health and social sciences -- criminal justice and criminology, nursing and psychology programs.

The new building marks the first new construction on the University's South Campus in more than 30 years.

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