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 propoer 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.

Office Max

Extends its contract pricing to UMass Employees. Please note that personal purchases are NOT tax exempt and that personal purchases can NOT be shipped to a university address.

To obtain contract pricing at an Office Max Store, utilize the "Retail Connect Card" which an be obtained by request via email to Purchasing@umassd.edu Office Max Retail Card. The Retail Connect Program Overview provides information about this program.

To obtain contract pricing for personal online orders, there is a new process as of September 8, 2016.  Existing user ID's with Office Max will no longer work. 

Welcome to the new UNIV OF MASS Employee Purchase Program with Office Depot!   With our new ordering platform you can take advantage of a special discount off our already low prices!  Shop online and have it delivered to your door!  

Our new Employee Purchase Program requires all users to have a unique user ID; no generic user IDs will be supported in the future (Previous user IDs beginning with EP will not allow orders to be placed).  To set up a new user ID:

  •  You must be a current employee of the University of Massachusetts
  • Purchases must be made via credit card, and must be for personal use.  Reselling of products, or excessive ordering, will not be allowed.
  • Using the link https://community.officedepot.com/GPOHome?id=90332096, please select ‘New Customer”, and complete all required fields.  The shipping address you provide during registration can be changed in your profile at a later date.  The field 'Company Name" should be the campus or business unit you work for.
  • Once submitted, the USERID and PASSWORD you created will be active immediately for use.
  • Product assortment, while similar to the OfficeMax website, may have some variations. 

Office Depot provides the following benefits through this program: 

  • Significant savings off our already low commercial pricing.
  • Standard discount program available by accessing this site with your username and password.
  • One-time, quick and easy registration through our automated online system.
  • 12 months of purchase history available at your fingertips through our award-winning Web site.
  • No hassle returns through our Web site or by contacting customer service.
  • Navigational Questions? E-commerce help desk at 800.269.6888 7 AM - 8 PM EST, Mon-Fri.

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


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.