Located in Riverview Suites on South Campus.

The Health & Social Sciences House supports students from the Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences and the College of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences.

The Health & Social Sciences House enriches the co-curricular experience for UMass Lowell students who are passionate about health education, biomedical & nutritional science, public health, physical therapy & kinesiology, nursing, criminal justice, political science, psychology, sociology, economics, journalism, history and so much more!

The Health & Social Sciences House fosters a living and learning environment that provides intentional programming, career exploration, networking opportunities, and dedicated faculty and staff that support and guide students as they navigate college and prepare for their career.


First-Year Upperclass

The H.E.A.L.L. Community aims to help students in the health professions bridge their experience in the classroom by providing a unique learning environment within the residence halls. Students living in this community will have the opportunity to participate in monthly exam reviews for anatomy and physiology as well as social activities geared toward community-building and socialization. Faculty advisors from the College of Health Sciences are also actively involved in helping students build connections across campus, while preparing them to develop skills that will set them up for academic success.

First-Year Faculty Advisor: Stephanie Lane

Upper-Class Faculty Advisors: Amy Smarlaz, Brent Shell

Sponsored by the Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences, the College of Fine Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, and the Honors College

How To Sign Up

Applying to a Living-Learning Community is free and easy:

  1. Visit the Online Housing Portal and click on the housing application form.
  2. Select the Living-Learning Community you wish to apply for and answer a few short answer questions on the "Living-Learning Community Selection" page of the housing application.
  3. Invitations to participate in the LLC will be extended via email to applicants based on application answers and availability.
  4. Select your room in the Living-Learning Community on LLC Room Selection Day.