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Where's UMass Dartmouth?

Our 710-acre campus is on the SouthCoast of Massachusetts, between Providence, RI and Cape Cod—just one hour from Boston.

What's nearby?

Within a mile of campus, you'll find everything you need—from food to electronics—at places like Target, Walmart, and Stop & Shop. The Dartmouth Mall has 75 stores, including Macy's and Old Navy, as well as a 12-screen movie theater.

Downtown New Bedford is a short ride away, and features specialty shops, restaurants, and galleries. Fall River is fewer than 10 miles west of campus, and offers running trails, cafes, and exhibits and live music performances at the Narrows Center for the Arts.

Our convenient location means you're only 35 minutes from Providence and Newport, an hour from Boston, and just minutes from the beach.

In the Area

UMass Dartmouth has lots to offer not only on-campus, but in the surrounding area as well. Listed below are some popular businesses within 15 minutes of campus. Many of these businesses also accept UMDollars or offer discounts.

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