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Department of Public Policy

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
Tel: 508-999-8368
Fax: 508-999-8374
Email: publicpolicy@umassd.edu


The Department of Public Policy is located on the far eastern edge of the Dartmouth campus at 128 Chase Road in what was once the University President's official residence. It is within easy walking distance from Ring Road and the residence halls.

For those who are driving, there is ample parking for students visiting with faculty or attending seminars. The Department's comfortable facility has a spacious front and back yard, where students can study or visit in a quiet, wooded environment.

The Department has an "open door policy" welcoming students on a drop-in basis.

Faculty Contacts

Contact information can be found in the faculty member section of the department website.