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UMass Dartmouth is the ideal location for your college education.

Massachusetts is the seventh safest state in the nation. Picture yourself here at UMass Dartmouth.
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UMass Dartmouth quad, fitness center and library

Top left: campus quad. Bottom left: fitness center. Right: Claire T. Carney Library.

710 acres

Our campus was built with space to spare. Woods, ponds, trails, up-to-date athletic facilities, and a brand new dining location and first-year residence hall.

Downtown New Bedford, MA

5 minutes off the highway

UMass Dartmouth is just off Interstate 195, on the beautiful SouthCoast—home to quaint New England towns and thriving, opportunity-rich cities.

Students at Horseneck Beach

15 minutes to the ocean

Whether you’re into walking the beach, riding the waves, or saving the sea—we’ve got the water you want.

UMass Dartmouth architecture details

1 famous architect

Modernist architect Paul Rudolph was the father of our campus design, which is unapologetically bold and forward-thinking. Just like our students, then and now.

30 minutes to the Cape

On the way to Cape Cod? We invite you to visit UMassD, and learn more about the state’s leading research institution south of Boston.

60 minutes to Boston

By bus, car, or train: it’s easy to get to Boston, the “Hub” of Massachusetts history and politics, art and culture, industry and business.

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