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The Office of Public Affairs, reporting to the Office of the Chancellor, coordinates the media relations and advocacy efforts of UMass Dartmouth. Public Affairs collaborates with administrative and academic units across the university to tell the UMass Dartmouth story in a manner that builds public and private support; and attracts and retains talented students, faculty, and staff.

The Office of Public Affairs also responds to public records requests and oversees the following:

Leduc Center for Civic Engagement

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

SouthCoast Development Partnership