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Francis College of Engineering

The UMass Lowell Francis College of Engineering provides talent and technology in engineering, advanced materials, advanced manufacturing, electronics and sustainable energy. 

Virtual Communication Workshops, hosted by Engineering Student Ambassadors

Join the Francis College of Engineering Dean's Office and Student Ambassadors for a series of virtual learning and communication workshops. 

  • September 25, Noon: Discord 101 Lunch Break
  • September 28, Noon: Navigating Zoom Lunch Break
  • September 29, Noon: Navigating Zoom Lunch Break
  • September 29, 7 p.m.: Discord 101

Join the College of Engineering Workshop Session(s) via Zoom. 

Graduate Admissions Fall Open House

An open house is a great way to learn more about what UMass Lowell has to offer graduate students. Find out about the admissions process, financial aid available and what program might be right for you. We offer programs online, on campus and a blend of both to fit your needs. Our graduates leave prepared to take on their industry's toughest challenges.

  • When: September 26, 2020; 10 a.m. - Noon

Graduate Fall Open House Online Registration

College of Engineering

College Dean's Office Staff

  • Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

College Dean's Office Staff Zoom link


Biomedical Engineering


Chemical and Nuclear Engineering

  • Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Zoom Link


Civil and Environmental Engineering

  • Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Civil and Environmental Engineering Zoom Link


Electrical and Computer Engineering

  • Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Electrical and Computer Engineering Zoom link


Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

  • Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Zoom link


Plastics Engineering

  • Hours: Hours: Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Plastics Engineering Zoom link

Be sure to follow UMass Lowell Engineering on Instagram for updates and events etc.

To accelerate the achievement of the Diversity Pledge goals, the ASEE Diversity Recognition Program (ADRP) was created to publicly recognize those engineering and engineering technology colleges that make significant, measurable progress in increasing the diversity, inclusion, and degree attainment outcomes of their programs. Recognition will occur at three levels: bronze, silver, and gold. Photo by ASEE

ASEE Diversity Recognition Program Award

The Francis College of Engineering has been recognized as exemplar and with a Bronze Award for the inaugural ASEE Diversity Recognition Program.

The ASEE Diversity Recognition Program (ADRP) was created to publicly recognize those engineering and engineering technology colleges that make significant, measurable progress in increasing the diversity, inclusion, and degree attainment outcomes of their programs.

Faculty and Staff Requests: Access to Campus Fall 2020

All campus access requests must be submitted via the InfoReady Portal.

Interim Dean Sherwood has created a how-to YouTube video to walk you through the process of using InfoReady to request Short-Term (Non-research) Access to FCOE Offices & Labs. Be sure to watch the entire 5-minute video to see a quirk of the system in the last minute of the video.

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Hear From Our Students, Alumni & More

  • Omar Abdelaal
    Mechanical Engineering

    The Lawrence Lin MakerSpace is where Omar Abdelaal works on the drone for his senior capstone, and where he became inspired to start an eNABLE chapter in his native Egypt.

  • Kevin Hines
    Plastics Engineering

    Kevin Hines hopes to put his engineering skills to work designing state-of-the-art materials for the plumbing and heating industry.

  • Maggie  Davenport
    Mechanical Engineering

    An honors seminar and fellowship sent Maggie Davenport to Haiti, where she’s working on sustainability projects.

  • Greg Reimonn
    Plastics Engineering

    Greg Reimonn found a faculty mentor to help him research microplastics in waterways, thanks to an honors fellowship.

  • Mickyas Yihdego
    Electrical Engineering

    Mickyas Yihdego, an electrical engineering major originally from Ethiopia, helps the Lowell Housing Authority digitize its blueprints archive through his work-study job at O’Leary Library.

  • Jyotik Savaj
    Energy Engineering/Solar

    Jyotik Savaj, who is enrolled in the Master of Science in Energy Engineering/Solar Program, aims to help fulfill the need for solar power and has a paid co-op job at Exyte, an engineering and project management company specializing in high-tech facilities.

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