Family Weekend 2023

Family at Family Weekend

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Family Weekend will be Friday, October 20 to Sunday, October 22, 2023. The weekend will be full of fun events designed for your entire family!

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Engaging River Hawk Families

Family Programs is excited to offer a variety of events and programs to our River Hawk parents and families.

Disability Services at UMass Lowell (UML):

Developing Self-Advocacy and Passing the Baton from Parent/Guardian to the Student

Join staff from Disability Services for a virtual informational session designed for the parents/guardians/families of new, incoming UML students. This session will provide information about the disability services registration process, resources, and important things families should know about the transition from the K-12 school system to college. All sessions are hosted via zoom.

Session Dates & Times

Thursday, May 25: Noon to 1 p.m.

Monday, June 26: 3-4 p.m.

Monday, July 31: Noon to 1 p.m.

Wednesday, August 16: 3-4 p.m.

Supporting Your Student's Mental Health

Join staff from UMatter2 for a virtual informational session designed for the parents/guardians/families of UMass Lowell Students. This session will provide information about resources related to mental health and wellness as well as ways parents and families can support their student.

Session Dates & Times

Wednesday, August 9: 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Mental Health First Aid

Mental Health First Aid is a course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Monday, June 12: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (lunch provided)

  • Please note there is 2 hours of pre-work required prior to class. Information will be emailed to participants prior to June 12.

Charles Hoff Alumni Center, Room 301, 1 Perkins Street, Lowell, MA 01854