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Research Centers & Institutes

UMass Lowell research, engagement and seed centers differ from one another in focus and scope, but each contribute in unique ways to expanding knowledge, generating new discoveries and having a positive impact on society.

University Centers

University Centers encourage interdisciplinary research collaborations on projects that advance technology innovations and promote health and wellbeing.

Engagement Centers

UMass Lowell Engagement Centers make a significant impact on the community or world either through activities or education.

Seed Centers

Seed Centers are areas that have shown particular growth and funding opportunities.