Other Employee Benefits
Employees are eligible to use all the library facilities at no cost. Please check with the UMass Lowell Library
for the hours of operation for the Lydon and O’Leary Libraries and the Center for Lowell History.
Campus Recreation Center & Riverview Fitness Center
The UMass Lowell Campus Recreation Center (CRC) on East Campus and Riverview Fitness Center on South Campus are available for use by employees at no cost. Campus Recreation provides a broad spectrum of quality sport, recreation, and leisure programs and services. Immediate family members 18 years and older may purchase a membership to the CRC. Please visit the Campus Recreation website
for family membership rates and additional information.
All UMass Lowell employees have access to log in to HR Direct
to perform self-service functions such as managing direct deposit configurations. For more information, please see the HR Direct Job Aid on Direct Deposit
UMass Lowell observes the legal holidays
as defined by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Human Resources Division. A list of legal holidays is available online, including those that fall on Saturday or Sunday.
UMass Lowell Closings
UMass Lowell employees can be notified of cancellations and closings by phone, text or email. Sign up for the RAVE System
. Login using your email address and password.
Credit Unions and Banking
Special Discount Programs
Automobile & Homeowners Insurance
All benefited employees are eligible for group discounts offered through MetLife® for automobile and homeowners insurance through payroll deduction. For more information contact Metlife, or call 800-438-6381. (Company name: University of Massachusetts).
Group Legal Plan
All benefited employees are eligible for the MetLife® Hyatt Legal Plan. This program offers representation for legal matters such as real estate, preparing wills and trusts and identity theft. Please call 800-821-6400 for more information.