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 Government Relations


The Office of Public Affairs, working with the offices of Alumni Affairs and Economic Development, works to build bridges between the campus and the greater community by keeping local, state, and federal officials informed about the outstanding teaching, research, and service provided by the campus.

Reaching out to Beacon Hill

Gov. Deval Patrick

Find your legislator

Joint Committee on Higher Education

Department of Higher Education


Connecting to DC

Senator John Kerry

Senator Scott Brown

Congressman Barney Frank (New Bedford, Taunton)

Congressman James McGovern (Fall River, Attleboro)

Congressman William Keating (Plymouth/Cape Cod)