Orientation

The University of Massachusetts Lowell Freshman Orientation and Transfer Registration program is required for all accepted students entering the University. This program helps students successfully transition into their first semester at UMass Lowell. Sign up today!

Orientation Leaders

Emmeline AroushOrientation Leader, Biology & PsychologyResidence Life & Zumba Instructor
Melisa CadetOrientation Leader, Criminal JusticeTransportation Services
Elaini MaederOrientation Leader, Business ManagementMen's Basketball Team Manager
Nicholas GatesOrientation Leader, Political Science International Relations Club, Peace & Conflict Undergraduate Club, Political Science Club, Honors College & Co-op Scholar
Bernice YeboahOrientation Leader, Business AdministrationBusiness Dean’s Student Leadership Council, SISTERS, Association of Students of African Origin & Campus Activities Programming Association
Cailey Watson, M.S.Office Manager, Orientation 
Teresa SantanaOrientation Leader, Fine ArtsLatin American Student Association & Student Art Union
Forest OtsukaStudent Operations Manager, Mechanical EngineeringMarching Band
Nick QuigleyOrientation Leader, Music StudiesNational Association of Music Education, Audio Engineering Society, University Orchestra, Choral Union, World Music Ensemble, String Project & Youth Orchestra
Rachel Stringer-Grimsley, MAAssistant to the Director, Orientation 
Dave EntwistleOrientation Leader, PhysicsSociety of Physics Students & Intramural Sports
Cat GiuntaOrientation Leader, Music BusinessMarching Band, Basketball Pep Band, Percussion Ensemble & Concert Band
Brian TrearchisOrientation Leader, Criminal Justice & PsychologyIntramural Sports & Criminal Justice Society
Sarah HerrickOrientation Leader, Criminal JusticeNo One Left Behind, Diversity Peer Educator & Students Against Human Trafficking
Andy JamiesonOrientation Leader, English LiteratureIntramural Sports
Tim ReganOrientation Leader, BusinessTrack & Field Team
Derek J. WeagleStudent Orientation Coordinator, Music EducationNational Association for Music Education, UMass Lowell String Project, Marching Band
Taylor GabrieleOrientation Leader, English Literature On-Campus Extracurricular Activities: Member of Alpha Omega Sorority
Marco FabianoOrientation Leader, Criminal JusticeClub Baseball, Orientation
Erin Keene-Crouse, MADirector, Coordinator of Admissions Events, Orientation, Admissions 
Orquidia PaulinoOrientation Leader, Public Health Latin American Student Association, Best Buddies, Diversity Peer Educator, Strive Program Graduate & Community Health Education Club
Kayla MontanezOrientation Leader, PsychologyCampus Tour Guide, Diversity Peer Educator & Enrollment Ambassador
Camille Gagnon-ForsOrientation Leader, Music Performance On-Campus Extracurricular Activities: Vocality, A Cappella Society, Hawkettes, Anime Club & National Association of Music Education
Jacob HajjarStudent Testing Coordinator, Music StudiesOff Broadway Players, ODK Leadership Society, Campus Tour Guide, National Association of Music Education, Opera Workshop & Marching Band
Jonathan HuangOrientation Leader, EconomicsOrientation & Transfer Admissions
Lauren MichaelsStudent Orientation Coordinator, English Literature Financial Aid Office Customer Service Representative and Residence Life
Miguel LandestoyOrientation Leader, Music BusinessMarching Band, National Association of Music Education & Music and Entertainment Industry Student Association
Abi MartinezOrientation Leader, English Literature & SpanishLatin American Student Association
Graham AllenOrientation Leader, Music EducationA Capppella Society, Hawkapella & A cappella Society Choir
James BoothOrientation Leader, Exercise PhysiologyIntramural Sports & Club Baseball Team
Sam OttenOrientation Leader, MathematicsTrack & Field Team & Transportation Services
Connor CooperOrientation Leader, Computer Science and MathematicsAssociation of Computer Machinery, Honors College & Robotics Lab
Hallie GrosseStudent Operations Manager, Music PerformanceA Capella Club
Chris JacksonOrientation Leader, Music StudiesNational Association of Music Education
Rachel ForgioneOrientation Leader, Exercise PhysiologyOn-Campus Extracurricular Activities: Orientation & Enrollment Ambassador
Ben HayesOrientation Leader, Music StudiesPep Band, Marching Band, National Association of Music Education  & UML Feminist Collective
Paul DelabruereOrientation Leader, Music Studies Orientation
Niyah WestOrientation Leader, Music Business & Peace and Conflict StudiesConcert Band, Music and Entertainment Industry Student Association & Junior Deb Band
Adam SandbergOrientation Leader, Music StudiesHawkapella, National Association of Music Education & ACS

Important Dates

Freshman Orientation:
See the entire summer schedule and pick the session that fits best for your major and summer plans!

Transfer Registration Days:
There are many dates to select that will help to ensure you are ready for the start of the semester!