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Free/Reduced Cost Wi-fi Resources

In an effort to assist the campus community in accessing the internet at home to participate in courses, the following resources have been compiled. Each offers internet service for low-income families and college students; please read this information and then go on line, or call the service provider to find out more information.

This information is provided solely for informational purpose and as a convenience to our students with the understanding that the University of Massachusetts Lowell (UML) does not endorse, warrant or guarantee any of the information or services listed herein.

Comcast Internet Essentials

In response to emergency measures associated with Coronavirus (COVID-19), Internet Essentials will increase speeds from 15/2 Mbps to 25/3 Mbps for all customers. This speed increase will happen automatically - no action is required by customers. In addition, new customers will receive two months of free service. Visit the Comcast website for more details.

Cox Internet

Cox Communications is providing 30 days free of their “Connect2Compete” service and $9.95/month thereafter. Visit the Cox website for more details.

Verizon Internet

Verizon’s Lifeline program is a government assistance program that offers discounts to qualified low-income customers.