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Housing for First Year Students

Leitch Hall

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The First Year Honors Living and Learning Community is in Leitch Hall on East Campus. 

Highlights include:

  • Common lounges and study nooks located throughout the building
  • Community kitchen located on the first floor
  • Across the street from the University Dining Commons
  • Steps away from the Centers for Learning - also located across the street
  • Enjoy East Campus living with the Campus Recreation Center, the Hawk's Nest, the Tsongas Center and LeLacheur Park (home of the Lowell Spinners) all nearby

How do first year students get Honors housing?

Priority consideration will be given to students who submit their housing forms, deposit and honors membership form before May 1. To receive Honors housing, you must indicate your interest in campus housing on the UMass Lowell admission application and complete the steps below.

  1. Submit a housing contract, a housing application and a $200 deposit on the Online Housing Gateway.
  2. Fill out and submit the Honors Membership Form (pdf).