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Opening Week Events

Opening Week Events

  • JAN
    20

    Residence halls open for spring 2019 semester at noon.

    12:00 PM
  • JAN
    21

    Connect with different university departments. This is the perfect opportunity to tie up any loose ends, turn in forms, grab an ID and get answers to any questions you may have. 

    9:00 AM
  • JAN
    21

    Transfer Welcome Day, sponsored by Tau Sigma the National Transfer Student Honor Society, offers an opportunity to meet new transfer students, get your questions answered by returning transfer students and take a tour of your primary campus to see exactly where your classes will be held when they start.

    You can register to participate at tinyurl.com/jhj79vt. For questions contact Mary Connelly at Mary_Connelly@uml.edu

    11:00 AM
  • JAN
    21

    A fundraising event around a karaoke contest. The event will be free to attend, but the contest will have an entry fee and judges will determine the winner. The winner will receive a prize in the form of a gift card

    7:00 PM
  • JAN
    22

    Come say hi to your campus student government! SGA will have coffee and donuts free for all and be able to chat about the upcoming semester and what’s happening on campus!

    1:00 PM
  • JAN
    23

    Come Participate in our first Campus-wide event! We will be hiding mock dollar bills across the three campuses and will be offering prizes for those who find them! (limit 1 per person) 

    The bills will be placed on South Campus @ McGauvran on the 23rd, then the following day on the 24th will be held at East Campus in the Rec Center, and finally on the last day the 25th the bills will be placed on North Campus in Cumnock Hall! The scavenger hunt will take place during the same times on these days and we will have a few mentors assisting with the bill retrieval! Get to know some of them and be sure to sign up for a one on one appointment to gain some financial knowledge!

    12:00 PM
  • JAN
    24

    A.C.E. Magic Show ft. Peter Boie. Don’t miss this magic show sponsored by A.C.E.! This show will be the highlight of your Opening Week!

    7:00 PM
  • JAN
    26

    Come cheer on your men in blue as they take on Hockey East rivals Boston College. 

    7:00 PM
  • JAN
    29

    Each year, the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Distinguished Service Awards are presented to UMass Lowell faculty, staff, and students, and to community members during the annual MLK Dinner. These awards honor the contributions of individuals who have demonstrated a high level of commitment to social change, service and community engagement. Nominees should exemplify the dream, vision, and work of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. RSVP by Jan. 22, 2019 to multicultural_affairs@uml.edu 

    5:00 PM