Welcome to the Office of Human Resources


Our office is dedicated to providing high quality and timely services, guidance and information in the areas of employment, employee relations, time & labor, salary administration, benefits, policy interpretation, and organizational/employee development in support of UMass Dartmouth's vision and goals. 


What's New?

The Department of Public Safety is administering a Police Officer Exam on March 26th.  Application Deadline is March 18th.

Police Exam Announcement

Police Exam Instructions Part 1

Police Exam Instructions Part 2

» 2015 W-2 Forms

Forms are now available online through Self-Service in HR Direct.  Navigate to:  Self Service —> Payroll and Compensation —> View W-2/W-2c Forms.  As a security measure, you will need to enter the last 4 digits of your social security number before the system will grant you access to your form.  The online forms are legal documents and can be used to file taxes.

Hard copy forms will be mailed to students and employees' home addresses the week of January 25, 2016.  For an explanation of the different codes used on the W-2 please download our 2015 W-2 Informative Guide.


» Upcoming Changes to the UMass Supplemental Retirement Program

In the coming months a series of communications containing detailed information about the changes to the University’s 403(b) plans will be sent directly to faculty and staff.  In addition, group educational seminars and individual meetings will be scheduled to further explain the plan changes and to offer counseling on retirement planning. Fidelity has committed to provide the University all necessary resources to achieve a high level of success and satisfaction with the plan changes.

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The Office of Human Resources is located on the second floor of the Foster Administration Building, Room 202.  Our office is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.  You can reach us by phone at 508.999.8060 or by email at humanresources@umassd.edu.