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Campus Resources

Transportation services

UMass Dartmouth provides shuttle service to members of the campus community. Designated shuttle stops include the Residence Halls, Cedar Dell Village, the Campus Center, the Athletic Center, and the Library.

The Transportation Office provides transportation services to disabled and handicapped students via a wheelchair-capable van.

Students with visual or physical disabilities or injuries who need to make special transportation arrangements, please email transportation@umassd.edu or call the Transportation Office at contact the Transportation Office at 508-999-9175 or 774-929-3826. Go to their website for More information.

 

Resources for veterans, prior military, and reservists

Services are available to help you utilize your educational benefits, to ease your transition to the academic setting, and cope with injuries or trauma you may have experienced. Learn more at the veterans site

 

Services, workshops, and groups

The Counseling Center provides a range of services to help ALL students develop improved coping skills to address emotional, interpersonal and academic concerns. They also offer workshops and groups such as:

STRESS MANAGEMENT - Learn/practice a variety of stress reduction techniques: Yoga, Stretching, Breathing, Meditation, Biofeedback, Sleep Hygiene and others.
Weekly drop-in sessions:

Fridays, 11:00-12:00 p.m., Meditation Room, 2nd Floor Campus Center.

Facilitators:  Sarah Conklin, Psy.D.

Note: Open to all (faculty, staff and students)

 

ACADEMIC SUCCESS-- Four-week groups - Time management, Study skills, Test taking strategies, Test anxiety and Memory tricks.
Weekly drop-in sessions: 

Mondays, 5:00-6:00 p.m., Counseling Center, Auditorium Annex, Rm. 101

or

Tuesdays, 2:00-3:00 p.m., Counseling Center, Auditorium Annex, Rm. 101 

 

Happiness
This 3-week workshop will include discussing how to cultivate gratitude, reviewing the nature of empathy,
apologies, and forgiveness.


Tuesdays, 4:00-5:00pm Auditorium Classroom 202
Starting Tuesday, September 16 - weekly
Facilitator(s): Sarah Conklin, Psy.D., Kayle Agar, M.A.



Healthy Relationships
The healthy relationships workshop will include thoughts, discussions and practices to improve
the quality of your current relationship or help you better understand some of the shortfalls in
relationships past. Students will be encouraged to think about the nature of communication and
expression of mututal goals in this three-week exploration into the ways that people move from
being two individuals to a "couple."


Fridays, 1:00-2:30pm, Auditorium Classroom 202
Starting Fridays, September 19 - weekly
Facilitator(s): Christopher Frazer, Psy.D.

 

To SIGN UP and/or for further information for the ACADEMIC SUCCESS groups listed above, please contact Carol Olancin or Candy Hodge at the UMass Dartmouth Counseling Center, Auditorium Annex, Room 101 or call 508 -999-8648/8650 or email colancin@umassd.edu or chodge@umassd.edu.

 

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