two female students laughing and chilling inside their dorm.
Amanda Surgens Senior Associate Director


Housing & Operations

Educational Background

Master of Science in Human Development and Family Studies with College Student Personnel

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics


Amanda joined UMass Lowell in 2015 after working in Residence Life and Housing at Bridgewater State University for eight years.  Amanda has her Masters in College Student Personnel from the University of Rhode Island and a Bachelor's degree from Bridgewater State University in Mathematics.  Amanda enjoys running, spending time with her family as often as possible, and shopping.  She is the mom of two spunky little girls and has a passion for health, nutrition and fitness.
Amanda enjoys helping students find themselves and discover their new home at UMass Lowell.