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Parents, Families and Friends

UMass Dartmouth Parents and Families Facebook Group

Connect with other UMassD families in the UMass Dartmouth Parents and Families Facebook Group.

Welcome, parents & family members

We’re excited to have you join the UMass Dartmouth community!

We are committed to providing a holistic college experience that integrates academic, personal, and co-curricular aspects of student life. Our faculty, administration, and staff work together to foster an environment that supports intellectual and personal growth. We offer extensive resources to help students manage their academic and personal challenges, and we encourage families to stay involved and informed. Our goal is to ensure each student thrives and succeeds during their time here and beyond.

Be in the know!

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This is undoubtedly a special time for your entire family, and while your student is at UMassD, you might be curious about things happening on campus, or have questions. We want to help you stay involved and informed during your student's time with us. Here, you'll find useful information to keep you in the loop about life on campus, events, news, and resources.

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