Highly effective seminars and hands-on workshops held several times throughout the year

Directions to the University

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is located approximately 25 miles northwest of Boston, and is easily accessible from Routes 3, 93, 95, and 495.

If you want to map out your route using the Internet or a GPS system, the location for Ball Hall, where most of the seminars meet, is 185 Riverside Street, Lowell, MA 01854. The parking lot entrance is at 42 Sparks Street. See map for details.

From Rte 495

Take Exit 35C to the Lowell Connector.*

From Rte 93

Take Rte 93 North or South to Exit 46, Rte 110 West towards Lowell following the Merrimack River for approximately 6.5 miles. In Lowell, Rte 110/38 exits off to the right but you should stay straight, going under the overpass and continuing straight on VFW Highway. Follow VFW Highway for approximately two miles and then take a right onto University Avenue. Ball Hall is the third building on the right, at the corner of University Avenue and Riverside Street.

From Rte 3 North

Take Exit 30B to the Lowell Connector.*

From Rte 3 South

Take Exit 30A towards I-495 North. IMMEDIATELY take Exit 35C to the Lowell Connector.*

From Rte 95/128

Follow Rte 95/128 North or South to the Burlington area and take Rte 3 North to Exit 30B, the Lowell Connector.*

From Logan International Airport

Exit Logan Airport and follow signs for Rte 1A South towards I-93/Sumner Tunnel/Boston. Go through the toll booth and continue through the Sumner Tunnel. Stay left upon exiting the tunnel and merge onto I-93 North. Continue on I-93 to Exit 46, Rte 110 West towards Lowell following the Merrimack River for approximately 6.5 miles. In Lowell, Rte 110/38 exits off to the right but you should stay straight, going under the overpass and continuing straight on VFW Highway. Follow VFW Highway for approximately two miles and then take a right onto University Avenue. Ball Hall is the third building on the right, at the corner of University Avenue and Riverside Street.

From Manchester Airport

Take right onto Brown Ave straight through three sets of lights. After third light, take left onto Rte I-293 North. On I-293 head toward Bedford. Take Everett Turnpike South, which becomes Rte 3 South. Follow Rte 3 South and take Exit 30A toward I-495 North. IMMEDIATELY take Exit 35C to the Lowell Connector.*

*Directions from the Lowell Connector

Take Exit 5B for Thorndike Street. Follow straight through several sets of lights for roughly one mile. (Be aware that Thorndike Street turns into Dutton Street.) When you approach the set of lights with Hess Gas Station on your left, take a slight left - keeping Cobblestone's Restaurant on your right. Do NOT take a full left. At the next set of lights you will see The Tsongas Center directly in front of you, take a left onto Father Morissette Boulevard and follow for a half mile through several sets of lights. Take a right onto University Avenue and go over the bridge. Ball Hall is the third building on the right, at the corner of University Avenue and Riverside Street.

Ball Hall Ball Hall Campus Map

Parking:

There is parking available off Riverside St. in the Riverside Lot, which is about 1/4 mile down from the corner of University Ave. and Riverside St. Entrance to the lot is at the far end: 42 Sparks Street, Lowell, MA by GPS. Click here for a campus map.