Winter Intersession 2019

December 27-January 16, Winter Intersession

Take Courses Over Winter Break!

Accelerate your education program by enrolling in UMass Lowell's Winter Intersession. Students can earn college credits during their winter break by taking courses online or on campus in such areas as Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science. See our list of Winter Intersession Courses!


Register now by SIS Self-Service. New students fax, mail or walk-in at The Solution Center, University Crossing, 220 Pawtucket Street, Suite 131, Lowell, MA 01854-5110. See the new student checklist which is included on the New Student Registration Form.

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Dates

Winter MBA Courses: 11/12/18 - 1/20/19

  • Last Day to ADD a course without permission:November 19
  • Last Day to ADD a course with permission: November 26
  • Last day to DROP a course:November 26
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W": January 10

Winter Intersession: 12/27/18 - 1/16/19

  • Last Day to ADD a course without permission: December 28
  • Last Day to ADD a course: January 2
  • Last day to DROP a course with a full refund:January 2
  • Last day to withdraw with a grade of "W": January 10

Students may use SIS to add, drop or withdraw from a course.

For all other registration and financial information, please check our website at or the course registration information in our Spring bulletin. For additional information on financial policies and procedures, see

For prerequisites, please check our website, course catalog, or the course listings for the Spring term.

All courses are three credits unless otherwise noted.

To check if a course fulfills the Core Curriculum and the General Education Requirements, please see

Non-UMass Lowell Students:

Do You Study at another College or University?
You may be able to take a UMass Lowell course during Winter Break and transfer it into your program of study at another institution. Check with your college or university regarding acceptance of transfer credits from UMass Lowell prior to registering for your course.

For more information about our programs, email, or stop by Continuing Education, UML North, Southwick 203 or call us at (978) 934-2474.

Please Note: Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented in this website. However, Continuing Education reserves the right to implement new rules and regulations and to make changes of any nature in its program, calendar, locations, tuition, and fees. Whenever possible, appropriate notice of such changes will be given before they become effective.

In registering for courses, each student assumes full responsibility for knowledge of and compliance with the definitions, regulations, and procedures for the University as set forth in the appropriate publications and bulletins.

Register Now for Courses that Start December 27, 2019

View Winter Intersession Courses

No classes will be held on 12/31/18 or 1/1/19

Day Classes: Meet Monday-Friday from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm, plus Saturday, December 29 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Evening Classes: Normally meet Monday-Friday from 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm plus Saturday, December 29 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Online Classes: Meet online

Final Exam: Wednesday, January 16th, unless a make-up class is necessary. January 17 & 18 are reserved for makeup days, if needed.

Contact Information

Questions? Call the Faculty and Student Support Center at (978) 934-2474 or email

Weather Cancellations: Call (978) 934-2121