As an anchor institution and a powerful catalyst for economic, social, and cultural development in our region and throughout the Commonwealth and beyond, UMass Dartmouth is committed to playing a leading role in our region and in the communities we serve. We do so through partnerships and strategic collaborations with public, private, and non-profit institutions and by targeted programming designed to maximize the positive impact of the region’s sole research university on the people and communities of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and beyond.
Six public higher education institutions in Southeastern Massachusetts collaborating for student success.
Advocating for UMass Dartmouth by building relationships with Massachusetts city and town officials, state legislators, and executive branch officials.
Leduc Center for Civic Engagement
UMass Dartmouth students contribute thousands of hours of service to the surrounding community. The Leduc Center meets the dual challenges of community need and active student learning.