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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. 

Graduate Program Co-op Info Session Monday, January 25, 2021 10-11 a.m. EST

The Graduate Co-op Work Experience is a 3-month to 6-month paid professional experience in an industrial setting in the private sector. To learn more about the Graduate Master's Co-op Program and instructions for applying, please join us for an Co-op Experience Information Session, hosted by the College of Engineering, Career and Co-op Services and the International Students and Scholars Office. 

If interested in the program (Fall 2021), students may pre-register via a brief survey, by April 23, 2021

The deadline to submit an application to the Graduate Co-op Program is May 28, 2021. Applicants will be informed of acceptance in July 2021. 

For more information, please contact Erin_Caples@uml.edu.

If you are unable to attend, the session will be recorded, and a link will be forwarded to eligible graduate students.

Order of the Engineer Induction Ceremony Wednesday, February 24, 2021

The Order of the Engineer was founded in the United States in 1970, and the University of Massachusetts Lowell Link was established in 1989. The organization encourages graduating seniors to formally recognize their responsibilities to society by promoting ethical standards and professional integrity among engineers of all disciplines.

The Francis College of Engineering will hold the annual Order of the Engineer Induction Ceremony virtually on Wednesday February 24, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. Register to attend the event and congratulate fellow engineering seniors as they are initiated into the Order of the Engineer Association:

2021 Order of the Engineer Induction Ceremony Online Registration

We hope to see you there!!

If you have any questions, please email: Diane_Reichlen@uml.edu.

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

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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.

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