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Current Students

Students can now register online using the Student Information System (SiS).

For all information on course registration, financial aid, and billing, please visit The Solution Center. For assistance with course materials, please visit The Tutoring Center and The Writing Center. If you are an economics major with a good GPA and want to work as an economics tutor, please contact Professor Monica Galizzi by email: Monica_Galizzi@uml.edu.

Of Interest to Our Students

The UMass Lowell Economics Society is led by and for students. They meet regularly to discuss and apply what they are learning in the classroom to current events. In addition to the Economics Society, faculty are available to advise students who wish to participate in a wide variety of challenges some of which are listed here. Those interested in either the Economics Society or one of the challenges should contact the faculty advisor, Anne Rhoads, MA by email: Anne_Rhoads@uml.edu for more information.

The department regularly organizes social gatherings and career related activities for our women students. For more information about our “Women in Economics” group, contact Assistant Professor Kelly Hellman by email: Kelly_Hellman@uml.edu. We have are an active chapter of the Omicron Delta Epsilon Economics Honor Society.

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Meet Our Students

  • Kripa Joseph
    Peace and Conflict Studies

    Honors student Kripa Joseph is earning her B.A. and M.A. in Peace and Conflict Studies in four years, while minoring in music and pursuing internships that promote diversity and respect among cultures.

  • Akbar Abduljalil
    Economics

    Motivated by the loss of a lake he had enjoyed as a child in his native Uzbekistan, economics major Akbar Abduljalil has taken on the role of president of the Student Society for Sustainability.

  • Giulia Rabbito
    Economics

    Giulia Rabbito came to UMass Lowell for soccer and a business education – and then fell in love with economics.

  • Alessandra Greco
    Economics, Labor Studies minor

    Alessandra Greco’s understanding of the Federal Reserve Bank, the U.S. economy and monetary policy grew exponentially when she joined a team that went to the Boston Fed Challenge. She’s already preparing for next year’s competition.

  • Tyler Farley
    Political Science & Economics

    Tyler Farley has found much to satisfy his appetite for politics on campus and off, from serving in student government, to campaigning for Marco Rubio, to attending the Republican National Convention and more.

  • Pratibha Gautam
    Economics

    Pratibha Gautam’s summer job at a university medical device incubator inspired her to pursue a career in health economics.

  • Alejandro Lopez
    Economics

    The Model U.N. program and a semester interning and learning in Washington, D.C., helped Alejandro Lopez put economic and political theory into practice - and paved the way for a successful career.

  • Gerrit Boldt
    History & Economics

    Honors history and economics major Gerrit Boldt landed an internship at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, working with cities to improve conditions for low-income residents. Now he’s back on campus as an AmeriCorps volunteer, helping first-generation college students succeed.

  • Anthony Gaeta
    Mathematics & Economics

    Anthony Gaeta says his six-month co-op at John Hancock Financial gave him real-world experience in his dream job as an actuary.

  • Mikhaila Schaefer
    Economics, Math minor

    First in her family to attend college, Mikhaila Schaefer likes to work hard, enjoys research and is pleased to be graduating without any debt.

  • Neyder Fernandez
    Political Science

    Neyder Fernandez is finding ways to be politically active, from campaigning for Joe Kennedy to serving on a citizens’ advisory board for Lowell police.

  • Rachel Jordan
    Economics

    Rachel Jordan says that discovering the chair of the Economics Department was a woman helped convince her to come to UMass Lowell.

  • Georgia Cowderoy
    Economics, minor in Business

    Field hockey and fate brought Georgia Cowderoy ’17 to UMass Lowell all the way from Australia. Now she’s taking her degree and going new places.

  • James Aung
    Economics

    James Aung is the executive director of SayDaNar, a refugee organization he co-founded. He plans to return to Mayanmar, his home country, when he graduates.

  • Marvens Francois
    Economics

    Marvens Francois says switching his major to economics was one of the best decisions of his life.

  • Daniel Barros
    Economics

    Daniel Barros thought the law might be a good way to help people. His classes in legal studies confirmed it.