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Early Action

Founders' Scholarship

The four-year scholarship covers full tuition and fees, as well as food and housing for high-achieving first-year students from Massachusetts. Learn more about the Founders' Scholarship at UMass Dartmouth.

Apply by November 15


When you apply Early Action, there are distinct advantages.

5 reasons to apply early action

  1. Receive your acceptance letter in December.
  2. Be able to secure your admissions-based scholarships and grants when you are accepted.
  3. Have the option to apply for all forms of financial aid: complete the FAFSA by November 15 & receive a decision as early as January.
  4. Gain an advantage when applying to our most competitive programs such as nursing, biology, psychology, and engineering.
  5. Enjoy the rest of your senior year knowing you are all set to attend college.