285 Old Westport Road North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300 508-999-8605
http://www.umassd.edu admissions@umassd.edu
About University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
  • Year of Foundation 1895
  • Size of Campus 710 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 7,519
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 48% 52% 4%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $1,732 in-state, $8,099 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $9,370
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $40
  • Enrollment No. 7,775
The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth distinguishes itself as a vibrant public university actively engaged in personalized teaching and innovative research, and acting as an intellectual catalyst for regional and global economic, social, and cultural development.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 5
  • Setting Suburban
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Welcome Back Week, Fourth of July celebration, Senior week
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Psi Chi, Golden Key, Eta Kappa Nu
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Student Organization, Christian Fellowship, Muslim Student Association, Hillel Jewish Student Organization
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Other on-campus organizations 1%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Cape Verdean Student Association, Asian Student Organization, Haitian American Student Association, Indian Student Association, People of African descent, and United Latino Society
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston (60), Providence, RI (45)
  • Distance to nearest train Providence, RI (45)
  • Distance to nearest bus New Bedford (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 1%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 44%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 57%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 47%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 54%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (52%), apartment for single students (47%), special housing for disabled students (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 3%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 14
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,741
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 864,935
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of e-books 35
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 461,523
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 350
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 13,278
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Museums Art Galleries; Center for Jewish Culture; Center for Portuguese Studies and culture; observatory; marine lab and research vessels; Advanced Technology and Manufacturing Center; Family Business Center and Center for Marketing Research; Center for Policy A
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 26%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Providence College)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town