Although we cannot guarantee an opening in any class, your chances for being enrolled in the course of your
choice are better when you register early. Please note that seats in laboratory courses are limited.
When registering, please take note of the course calendar. We have many options to meet your needs.
New Students: Use One of the Following Options to Register
New students may register using the online Non Degree Registration Form ("Echo-Sign").
1. Fill out the Non Degree Registration Form (pdf version)
and return it postmarked no later than the scheduled deadline and mail to:
- University of Massachusetts Lowell
- The Solution Center
- University Crossing
- 220 Pawtucket St, Suite 131
- Lowell, MA 01854-5129
2. For classroom location and other scheduling information, please log in to the UML Student Information system (SIS).
Fill out the Non Degree Registration Form (pdf version)
and fax it to (978) 934-2041 no later than the scheduled deadline.
Walk-In registration is held at the Solution Center, currently located at University Crossing, 220 Pawtucket Street, Suite 131, Lowell, MA 01854-5129.
Please visit https://www.uml.edu/thesolutioncenter/contact.aspx for their office hours.
Logging Into SIS / Accessing Your Student Account
Once your Non Degree Registration Form has been processed by the Solution Center, you will receive an email to your personal email
account (if provided) or a letter will be mailed to your home.
After submitting your registration (please allow time for processing),
to get your "Student ID" (this will be your default password for your UML student email account, which you will need to log onto SiS.)
Once you have this, visit http://www.uml.edu/Enrollment/sis/getting-started/default.aspx
and follow the instructions provided to reset your student email password using your "Student ID" (also referred to as UMS#).
Once you have your student email address and updated email password, you can log into https://www.uml.edu/enrollment/sis/
and view your schedule. To log into SiS, click on the "Student Self-Service Login" button at https://www.uml.edu/enrollment/sis/.
Use your email address as the "Campus User ID" and your email password in the password field, then select "Lowell" from the campus selection menu.
Then click the Login button. If you encounter problems or need additional assistance, either refer to the step-by-step new student checklist on page three of the
Non Degree Registration Form
or contact the SiS Help Desk at (978) 934-4357.
Students with Disabilities
Newly accepted students who are requesting an accommodation based on a disability must interview with Student Disability Services personnel at the University in order to
ensure delivery of needed accommodation(s). These interviews are scheduled by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prior to scheduling an Intake Interview, proper documentation must be provided to the Student Disability Services Office.
Students who have been enrolled in a course at any time during the last three semesters may register and pay for courses online by using
SIS (Student Information System).
SIS Web-Based Self-Service Registration
Note: This is the preferred method of registration for all returning students.
- Go to https://www.uml.edu/enrollment/sis/
- Click Student Self-Service Login.
Enter your Campus User ID, password and campus into the appropriate fields and click
Login. (Note: Use your UML Student email address as your Campus User ID.
If you have forgotten your UML Email passowrd, visit https://mypassword.uml.edu)
- From the menu on the left select Self Service.
- Click Enrollment.
- Click Enrollment:Add Classes.
- Select Term then click Continue.
Type the Class Number in the Class Nbr field.
Please note, the class number is different from the course number.
You can search for the class number by clicking Search. Enter the first two digits of the
course number (found in the bulletin), into the Course Subject box. Then enter the following three numbers
of the course number into the Course Number box and then hit Search. You can also find the course subject
and the course number on the OCE website http://continuinged.uml.edu or
www.uml.edu/admin/registrar or in the OCE bulletin. Confused? See our Class Search Help Guide (pdf)
Repeat Step 7 until all desired classes have been added.
- Click the Proceed To Step 2 Of 3 button.
- Finish Enrolling
When using SIS, Undergraduate, Graduate and Online and Continuing Education students are able to
perform the following transactions:
- search the course catalog and schedule of classes
- register for classes as well as add and drop classes
- request official transcripts
- view and pay a bill
- accept and decline financial aid
Students also can access and print their class schedules
located under "View my class schedule".
For more information, check out the "Information for..."
section at http://www.uml.edu/enrollment/sis/
have a problem accessing your account, please contact
the help desk at (978) 934-4357.
Note: In registering for courses and/or accepting admission into the University, each student assumes
responsibility for knowledge of and compliance with the definitions, regulations, and procedures of the University
pertaining to his or her student status as set forth in the appropriate University of Massachusetts Lowell, Division of
Online and Continuing Education website, publications, and catalog.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell does not issue a student visa document (i.e., Form I-20 or Form DS-2019, etc.) to students for any Online and Continuing Education Programs. International students presently living in the U.S. who are registering for the Division of Online and Continuing Education classes must provide proof of non-immigrant status. Please submit a copy of your current visa document (Form I-20, Form DS-2019, Form I-797, Employee Authorization Card, etc.), visa stamp and I-94 card, with your registration form. F-1 and J-1 students from another academic institution must obtain the consent of their U.S. sponsoring institution in order to enroll for courses at UMass Lowell. Such consent will be reviewed by the International Students & Scholars Office at UMass Lowell. These students will not be permitted to be full-time or degree seeking students at UMass Lowell while maintaining F-1 or J-1 student status from another academic institution. Students holding B-1 and B-2 status may not register for any academic classes. Students on F-2, spouses and minor children of a legal F-1 student may not engage in a full course of study, but may work towards completion of a degree while on part-time status. The ultimate responsibility to know and follow the U.S. Citizenship & Immigration Services regulations rests upon the students themselves. Please contact the International Students and Scholars Office at email@example.com with any questions.