The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth has developed exceptional relationships with certain vendors. Vendors who supply and serve crucial functions of the University's operating needs. The employees of The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth who regularly communicate and do business with these companies are entitled to certain prerequisites (perks) with these companies. The following is a list of UMass Dartmouth employee perks with the according companies:
BJ's Wholesale Club
University employees or departments may obtain a BJ's membership at a discounted price of $25. Only department memberships are subject to tax exempt status. Contact Purchasing for appropriate form.
UMass Dartmouth active employees are offered a BJ's membership as a Business Supplemental Member for $25 each membership. The $25 membership fee does not include spouses or household members. BJ's memberships are nontransferable for the member's security and they are tied to the University's account for renewal.
The following membership is also offered for individuals with household members:
- $50 membership
- Includes additional household membership
- Receive exclusive BJ's coupon books to your home
- Ability to upgrade to Rewards Membership to earn 2% back on all purchases
T.F. Green Airport (Providence, RI) valet parking
On a personal trip, University employees are allowed to pay a discounted price of $11 per day valet parking at a lot within the vicinity of TF Green Airport. In order for University employees to use this fringe benefit, they must register by calling 1-800-825-3826.
University of Massachusetts U$ave program
The University's U$ave program offers Apple and Gateway desktop or laptop computers to students at a special price. UMass employees are given the priviledge of purchasing an Apple or Gateway computer at the same price the University pays. Go to the USAVE link on the UMass Dartmouth website: http://www.umassd.edu/cits/usave.cfm.
WB Mason and OfficeMax
WB Mason Office Supply Company extends its University rates with individual UMass employees. Contact Purchasing.
AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless & Sprint/Nextel
AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, and Sprint/Nextel offer special varying plans for University employees. Verizon Wireless and Sprint/Nextel offers a 15% discount to employees. AT&T Mobility offers special plans. Contact companies directly and identify yourself as a UMassD employee.
Enterprise Car Rental
Enterprise Car Rental Company offers special varying pricing for University employees. Contact Enterprise Car Rental directly at 508-999-9400.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife)
MetLife Insurance Company offers special rates to University employees for the following kinds of insurance: car, home, life.
Goodyear Tire and Gemini Automotive Care
Goodyear Tire and Gemini Automotive Care are pleased to offer all University Students and Staff members discounted specials on various automotive services including, but not limited to discounted tire sales, service repairs, and lube, oil, and filter changes. In order to take advantage of these offers, proper University ID (UMass PASS) is required at the time of purchase. To view the actual special offer flyer in PDF format, please click the following link: Goodyear & Gemini Flyer (PDF)