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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. 

DifferenceMaker Francis College of Engineering Prototyping Competition Finals - Dec 3, 6:30pm-8:30pm

Please join us at this exciting pitch competition!  Francis College of Engineering student teams have been working hard to develop their prototypes!  They will present their ideas and prototypes to a panel of distinguished judges.  Over $5,500 in funding will be awarded!  Don't miss out on this exciting, virtual event and register today

Date: December 3, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.:  Virtual, Live Final Competition and Finalists Announced - Register online to attend the final pitch event.

Prizes include:

  • $2,500 award for 1st place team  
  • $1,500 award for 2nd place team  
  • $1,000 award for 3rd place team
  • $500 award for the People's Choice team - we need YOUR votes!! 
We hope to see you there!!
If you have any questions, please contact Diane_Reichlen@uml.edu.

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 - Thursday: 10 a.m. - Noon

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: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Civil and Environmental Engineering Zoom Link


Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)

  • Hours: Monday - Thursday: 10 a.m. - Noon

Electrical and Computer Engineering Zoom link


Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

  • Hours: Monday - Thursday: 11 a.m. - 1 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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