Employee Perks

Employee Perks List

BJ's Wholesale Club

University employees or departments may obtain a BJ's membership at a discounted price of $30. Only department memberships are subject to tax exempt status. Contact Purchasing@umassd.edu to obtain the proper form.  Requests should include the name of the member, department and if it is for personal or university use.

UMass Dartmouth active employees are offered a BJ's membership as a Business Supplemental Member for $30 each membership. The $30 membership fee does not include spouses or household members. BJ's memberships are nontransferable for the member's security and they are tied to the University's account for renewal.

The following membership is also offered for individuals with household members:

Inner Circle

  • $50 membership
  • Includes additional household membership
  • Receive exclusive BJ's coupon books to your home
  • Ability to upgrade to Rewards Membership to earn 2% back on all purchases 

University of Massachusetts U$ave program

The University's U$ave program offers Apple and Gateway desktop or laptop computers to students at a special price. UMass employees are given the privilege of purchasing an Apple or Gateway computer at the same price the University pays. Go to the USAVE link on the UMass Dartmouth website: umassd.edu/cits/usave.

W.B.Mason

As an employee of the University, you can enjoy contract pricing through the WB Mason employee purchase program for such items as office supplies, coffee & tea.  Note this is a limited list of approximately 2000 but includes all of the most popular items.

Pricing will vary slightly from the business site because the delivery fee is included in your price.   Delivery is via UPS and prices do not include tax.

Please note that because of the weight of bottled drinks, such as water, soda, etc.  these items are not available through this program.

Please keep the following in mind:

  • This program is for employees only.  Personal accounts will not be accepted.  A UMass email is required to create an account.
  • Orders must be shipped to your home.  No orders for personal items may be shipped to any UMASS Dartmouth Office location.
  • Delivery fee is included.  Tax will be added to your order.
  • Orders must be paid by personal credit card
  • Personal shopping at WB Mason should be conducted on personal time.


To take advantage of this program, you will need to set up an account.  WB Mason Employee Perks will help you through the registration process. 

For those folks who have had a WB Mason account in the past, you will need to reach out to WB Mason’s customer support desk to have them update your existing account.  Please see page 4 of the attached document for more information on that.

Enterprise Car Rental

Enterprise Car Rental Company offers special varying pricing for University employees. Contact Enterprise Car Rental directly at 508-999-9400.

Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife)

MetLife Insurance Company offers special rates to University employees for the following kinds of insurance: car, home, life. These plans are available through a direct payroll deduction for UMD employees.

To schedule an appointment please contact UMass Dartmouth MetLife® representative, Rafael Guimaraes | Phone: (508) 823-1234 | Email: rguimaraes@metlife.com

Beneplace

For additional discounting and benefits please go to https://umass.benefithub.com/Account/Login?ReturnUrl=%2f.

Friendly's - Dartmouth, MA

Friendly's is extending a 15% off discount for University employees. Simply show your UMass ID to your server or at carryout and enjoy a little savings. This discount is good for online orders as well. Please note, this offer is only good at Friendly's, 307 State Road, Dartmouth.

AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless & Sprint‌

AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, and Sprint offer special varying plans for University employees. Verizon Wireless offers a 15% discount to employees. AT&T Mobility offers special plans. Sprint offers a 18% discount to employees, please use promotion code GUANV_UMA_ZZZ. Contact companies directly and identify yourself as a UMassD employee.