Campus Connections

Auditing Classes 

Massachusetts residents over the age of 60 qualify for a tuition waiver to audit classes at UMass Dartmouth.  Interested alumni can review current course offerings. Once you have selected a class or classes you are interested in auditing, go to the UMass Dartmouth Enrollment Center located on the main level of the Foster Administration Building to register and to fill out the tuition waiver form. Fees may apply.

Campus Store

Alumni enjoy a 10% discount on all clothing and gifts.  *Alumni ID card required for this benefit.

Claire T. Carney Library

UMassD Alumni have certain borrowing privileges from the library. Your Alumni ID Membership card is required for this benefit. All library patrons, no matter what their status, must not have any overdue library materials/equipment or outstanding fines in order to have borrowing privileges. The following are materials that may be borrowed:

  • Annual reports
  • Audio books
  • Books from the general collection
  • Browsing books
  • CD-ROM's
  • Compact discs
  • DVD’s
  • Maps
  • Slide sets
  • UMassD theses (copy 2 only)
  • Videotapes
  • Several types of materials are for Library use only, including Reference books, and Archives & Special Collections materials. Periodicals may be borrowed for a short loan, which will be determined by Circulation staff. Please bring periodical to the Circulation desk for checkout.

Materials may be recalled for use by UMassD students, faculty and staff any time after the first fourteen days of the loan. All library materials needed for Reserve can be recalled at any time. After a recall notice has been sent, all patrons have one week to return the material or a fine of one dollar ($1.00) per day will commence, up to a maximum of fifty dollars ($50.00). If a library borrower does not return the item within ten days, he/she will be sent a bill that includes the fine up to the date of the bill. For more information about the Claire T. Carney Library and their services, visit the library's website

Parking Decal

Alumni may obtain an Alumni decal to park on campus for a fee of $25. Your Alumni Membership card is required for this benefit. This may be obtained at Parking Services up to one week prior to the date needed. For further information visit the Parking Services website.

Tripp Athletic Fitness Center

Keep your access to Tripp. Alumni are eligible to use the UMass Dartmouth pool during open swim times. Your Alumni Membership card is required for this benefit. Alumni are allowed two guests and must be present with guests at all times while in the Aquatics facility. The Open Swim schedule is available online or by calling 508.910.6910. This schedule is updated every other week and is subject to change due to lifeguard availability.

Pool programming is also available based on a first-come, first served basis. Fees are association with these programs. Examples include a Masters Swimming program. This is not a lesson program, but designed to provide instructional and structured workouts for swimmers of all abilities including the recreational swimmer, triathlete and seasoned competitive swimmer. Another example is Lifeguard Training and Recertification classes. 

UMassD Alumni can purchase a membership at the Tripp Athletic Fitness Center. Your Alumni Membership card is required for this benefit. Memberships may be purchased for one month; by semester; for six months; summer; or annually. For the most up-to-date information on alumni gym Fitness Center memberships and to join, visit the Fitness Center website.

UMassD Email

Alumni can continue to use their umassd.edu email address after graduation as long as they renew it on a yearly basis. All alumni with a valid umassd.edu email will be notified of the need to renew on October 1st and 15th. If you do not respond by October 31st your email will be deactivated. Unfortunately, this benefit is only available to recent graduates and cannot be reinstated if it has already been deactivated. If you are using a different email address, please make sure to update the Alumni Relations office so you can receive our email updates.