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Launch! Summer Success Series

Incoming students have the option to attend one, or all, of the free Launch! Summer Success Series workshops.

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First Year and Transfer Sessions

Each of the sessions offered are available for any incoming first year or transfer student. The sessions will cover a variety of topics that are designed to help incoming first year and transfer students engage with peers and prepare to be successful in their first year at UMass Lowell. 

  • Gratitude and Self Care
  • Present Your Best Self!
  • Explore, Set, and Achieve Your Goals
  • Launch Leaders – Tutoring for Success
  • College Engagement with Associate Deans
  • Student Success Support Family Feud

First Year Sessions

Each of the sessions offered in this track are specially crafted to enhance the first-year student experience. Sessions were designed to target the specific needs of incoming first-year students to help them be most successful in their first year at UMass Lowell. Starting college can be an overwhelming time and each session will provide the opportunity to connect and ease into the college journey. 

  • Transitioning to University Life 
  • Commuter Community 
  • Advisor-Advisee – Understanding the Role of Your College Based Advisor
  • Rock Like A River Hawk

Transfer Sessions

Each of the sessions offered in this track are specially crafted to enhance the transfer student experience. Sessions were designed to target the specific needs of incoming transfer students to help them be most successful in their first year at UMass Lowell. Transfer students have attended another institution and know the ins and outs of college life, these sessions are designed to help transfer students rock the transition to becoming a River Hawk.

  • Rock the Transfer Transition
  • Academic Success! We’ve Got Your Back 
  • Career, Graduate School preparation, and Beyond
  • Rock Like A River Hawk