The Honors College at UMass Lowell connects high-achieving students to opportunities to broaden and expand their UMass Lowell experience; supports students as they design their Honors Pathway to pursue their scholarly, entrepreneurial, and creative endeavors; and engages students in research, community service, and cultural activities.

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The Program

The Honors College at UMass Lowell is a diverse community of scholars, entrepreneurs, artists, and community leaders committed to enriching your experience at our research-intensive university. 

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Honors Housing

The UMass Lowell Commonwealth Honors Living Learning Community provides enriching academic opportunities to exceptional students who want to take their university experience to the next level. 

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Honors Specialists

Engage with dedicated Honors Specialists who will guide you through your undergraduate experience while connecting you with meaningful opportunities. 

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Student Community

Above all, the UMass Lowell Honors College is home to a supportive and engaged community. Throughout the semester, the Allen House hosts a multitude of activities designed to bring students together and socialize. 

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Engage With Your Peers

Honors by Design, powered by the Suitable app, encourages students to engage with peers outside of the classroom and learn more about their honors and campus-wide communities. Download Suitable today to begin designing your Honors College experience!

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