The Inauguration of Julie Chen

On Thursday, April 13, Julie Chen will be formally installed as chancellor as the university celebrates UMass Lowell, our Community and our Future.
Since July 1, 2022, Chancellor Chen has committed to strengthening UMass Lowell’s partnerships with the people, the organizations and leadership of Lowell to elevate the city, honor its history and plan for a future that benefits all.
It is because of this commitment that the university will use the installation ceremony of its fourth chancellor to highlight the power and mutual beneficial opportunities created by the university, the city and its people.
Maura Healey

Gov. Healey to Keynote Inauguration Ceremony

Massachusetts Gov. Maura T. Healey will deliver the keynote address at the Inauguration of the University of Massachusetts Lowell's fourth chancellor.

Kenn Turner, CEO and president of Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, will give remarks about Chen.

Additionally, there will be performances by the Ankgor Dance Troupe and Free Soil Arts Collective.