Alumni of UMass Lowell are important to us. We welcome you to the Career & Co-op Center, and we’re committed to helping you throughout your work life by offering many free services. Please refer to the links below for an overview of how we can assist you in your career development. To see a career advisor, call 978-934-2355 to schedule an appointment.

We also consider our alumni a wonderful resource for current students. Many UMass Lowell alumni generously give their time by sharing their expertise and advice with students, participating in career panel discussions, and generating internship, co-op or full-time job opportunities, and more. If you would like to explore ways to provide professional assistance to current UMass Lowell students, please contact us.

Navigating Social Wellness: Finding Balance in College Relationships

College life can be quite demanding, and it’s easy to get immersed in academics and other activities while neglecting our social connections. However, it’s crucial to develop healthy relationships for our general happiness and success during college and in our future careers.

By Afua Serwa Addae-Adoo
Afua Serwa Addae-Adoo Associate Director, Career Services
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Job Search Etiquette: Best Practices for Communicating with Recruiters and Hiring Managers

Check out the best practices for communicating with recruiters and hiring managers.

By Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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How to negotiate your starting salary without losing a job offer

Navigating the early stages of a new job offer can feel like walking a tightrope, balancing between excitement and the drive to secure the best possible terms for yourself. But negotiating your starting salary is more than just a financial …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Jumpstarting Your Legal Internship Search: Government Roles

One area that should not be overlooked is he federal government—interning with the federal government is a great way for law students to develop their legal skills while exploring different areas of the government. If you are interested in interning with the federal government but do not know where to start, this article will help you start the process.

By Firsthand
We help applicants, students, job-seekers and professionals like you find the right career path using the power of firsthand experiences.
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How To Translate Veteran Experience To Land A Civilian Job

We spoke with Tara Carlidge, Recruiting Manager at Citi and former Personnel Officer in the U.S. Army, to ask her about what advice she has for veterans trying to translate their experience serving into the corporate/civilian world when they go …

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UMass Lowell’s Career & Co-op Center is pleased to offer a comprehensive recruiting system called Handshake. This system provides customized …

Effective Resume Writing Guide

PDF: Check out our guide to write and format your best resume.


FOCUS® 2 CAREER is an easy-to-use online career self-assessment system that can help you explore your values, interests, personality, and …

Interviewing 101

PDF: The before, during, and after of a job interview.

UMass Lowell LinkedIn Group

Connect with other Alumni on LinkedIn!

UMass Lowell Alumni Website

Visit UMass Lowell Alumni Online Community!

Contact & Location


University Crossing, Suite 450
220 Pawtucket Street
Lowell, MA 01854-5148

O'Leary Library, Room 105
61 Wilder Street
Lowell, MA 01854-5148

Appointment Hours

Monday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.