Big things are happening at UMass Lowell, and you can be part of them when you support Our Legacy, Our Place: The Campaign for UMass Lowell. Take a look at our latest videos to see what makes our place so special.

Our Legacy, Our Place

In spring 2016, we’re launching our first-ever comprehensive fundraising campaign, Our Legacy, Our Place: The Campaign for UMass Lowell.

Student Access & Success

Our Legacy, Our Place will create endowed funds for scholarships to meet the needs of deserving students with financial challenges. It will also help ensure that students get the kind of enriching experiences—from internships and co-ops to study abroad exchanges—that will make them ready for life after college.

Faculty Leadership & Innovation

The heart of a university is its faculty. Professors teach, guide and inspire students. They also engage in academic exploration and research, resulting in advancements that make the world a healthier, safer, more humane place.

Living & Learning

Our Legacy, Our Place will have a profound impact upon the physical environment in which our students live and learn and in which our faculty members teach and conduct research, through improvement to campus facilities.

Excellence in Athletics

Our Legacy, Our Place aims to maximize the potential of our Division I athletics program, by upgrading our facilities and increasing the number of full scholarships.

Brian Rist: Why I Give Back

UMass Lowell alumnus Brian Rist recently donated $5 million to UML, the largest contribution in the school's history, to support its entrepreneurship programs and sustainability efforts. Here’s a brief video on why he gives back.

Coburn Hall: School of Education Returns to its Roots

The College of Education will return in 2020 to Coburn Hall, its historic home and the earliest academic building on campus – after a top-to-bottom expansion and renovation, complete with updates that will help train the educators of tomorrow.