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Transfers: Accepted for Fall

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Apply to one of our top programs, like Animation & Game Arts and our Charlton business programs.

Congratulations and welcome to the UMassD community! We’re excited to be part of your educational journey.

1 Accept your offer

When you complete the intent to enroll form, you can pay your enrollment deposit online or you can mail it to: 

Undergraduate Admissions Office
285 Old Westport Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300

The $200 enrollment deposit amount is deducted from your university bill. Available seats in the popular majors are filled based on date of deposit.

International students

We've developed a custom checklist for you. If you are an international transfer student, visit the international accepted page.

2 Reserve your spot in housing

If you choose to live on campus, reserve your place today. Include an additional $200 deposit with your enrollment deposit—for a total of $400. Housing is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. The earlier you return your deposit, the sooner we can reserve your space. Communications from the housing office will go to your UMass Dartmouth email. Deposits are non-refundable after June 1 and are deducted from tuition and fees on your university bill. You will receive a separate bill for your housing charges.

3 Activate your UMassD login

After you’ve deposited, activate your login for access to your email, my.umassd.edu portal, and more. You'll need your ID—that can be found in your accept letter—and to set up multifactor authentication with the Duo mobile app to activate your login.

4 Next Steps: After you make your deposit

Here are your next steps. Keep an eye on your email (your personal email and your new UMassD email); we'll be sending you updates and information regularly to help you get ready for fall. Go Corsairs!

Important tasks to complete for your enrollment

Apply for Financial Aid

While there is no deadline to apply for financial aid at UMass Dartmouth, the university awards institutional funds on a first-come, first-serve basis and the priority date for FAFSA is April 1.

Note: There are major changes and improvements coming to the 2024-2025 FAFSA form. As a result, the new form won't be available until December 2023.

Find a student organization at MyOrgs

Get involved on campus and meet new friends, connect with staff and faculty, and have some fun while you’re learning!

Scholarships

Search our landing page for scholarships you can apply to, and check out financial aid events for Corsair Scholar Zoom Labs if you have questions or need help applying to any scholarships.

CorsairJobs

Look for a job on campus – work-study or non-work-study.

Career Center

It’s never too early. Connect with your Career Advisor, join Handshake, check out the resources on the myUMassD Career Center.

Check out the campus bookstore

Find some UMassD gear and show your campus pride.

February

Your Admitted Students Day is a chance to meet UMassD faculty and students, learn about student life, explore academic programs, and get financial aid advice.

March

Your Admitted Students Day is a chance to meet UMassD faculty and students, learn about student life, explore academic programs, and get financial aid advice.

April

Make sure you have completed and submitted your FAFSA to UMass Dartmouth - school code is 002210.

Submit your FAFSA by April 1 (our priority date) to receive maximum financial aid consideration.

April is a great time to apply for scholarships. All students are encouraged to complete the UMassD General Scholarship Application. This single application allows you to be considered for multiple scholarships. Deadline dates vary; applications cannot be accepted after the deadline. The Corsair Scholarship Portal can be found on Financial Aid Services. Your login information is the same as your my.umassd.edu login.

Your Admitted Student Day is a chance to meet UMassD faculty and students, learn about student life, explore academic programs, and get financial aid advice.

If you’ve chosen to live on campus, you can start the housing application soon after you have submitted your deposit and activated your UMassD account. The Housing and Residential Education Office will send you an email to your UMass Dartmouth email account when you have been set up to access the housing application, within the Housing Portal.

When can I choose a room? How do I choose a roommate? What are “engagement communities” and how do I choose one?

The first step is to sign the housing contract, enter emergency contacts, and other information such as ADA Accommodations, and then you’ll be on your way to roommate matching or requests. Once you gain access to the Housing Portal (information emailed to your UMassD email address), you’ll find a “New Students” section with links and information to get started, as well as helpful videos from the housing team to walk you through the process!

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May

Review immunization and health requirements and submit your documents: Immunization Requirements & Online Health Record

Note: the university no longer requires faculty, staff and students to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. See COVID-19 information to learn more.

This summer, be sure to forward your outside scholarship letter from your local high school, state and civic organizations to the Student Support Center (SSC). You can scan and attach to the SSC inquiry form.

June

June 1: beginning today, deposits are non-refundable.

Housing is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis. The earlier you return your deposit, the sooner we can reserve your space.

Your UMass Pass is the one card you’ll need on campus. You'll use your UMass Pass to access buildings, use your meal plan, and load funds for use on campus. You must submit your photo to the UMass Pass Portal (open date TBD) in order to participate in your June Orientation. All Commuter and Residential students who submit photos will receive their UMass Pass at Orientation check-in.

Don't miss your chance to apply for multiple scholarships at UMassD - they are due June 1. Learn more.

Attend an Orientation session for transfer students. You will receive more information via email.

Send final transcript with completed semester grades as well as degree conferred if applicable.

July

Access COIN, the student information system, in the my.umassd.edu portal under QuickLaunch.

  • Review and complete the items on your COIN to-do list.
  • Review your financial aid awards and confirm you don’t have any outstanding items in your financial aid to-do list. Your account balance will be available to review in late July.
  • Set up authorized users.
  • Submit your FERPA authorization form to allow university staff to speak with your authorized users.
  • Enter emergency contact information.

 

If you’re living in Balsam or Spruce, you'll receive an email over the summer with information and instructions to log in to the housing portal. Housing payments are due before 8/1, or join the housing payment plan. More information is on the Housing Portal.

Explore all the resources available to you on the UMassD student portal. All of your important systems, including COIN, are available under the "Quicklaunch". Check out Student Resources and Academics on my.umassd.edu. Familiarize yourself with the resources and information available to students and the campus community.

August

If you’ll be parking on campus, register your car and get your parking permit.

Attend an Orientation session for transfer students. You will receive more information via email.

You’ll receive an email notification when your fall e-bill is available. You should review your email and log into COIN to make a payment by 9/1. We offer a monthly payment plan which allows students and families the option to pay the term bill in monthly installments, interest free.

You're encouraged to enroll in direct deposit to ensure that any credit balance refunds can be issued electronically.

Visit the Campus Store, learn how to order books, and check eligibility for book vouchers.

UMassD Alert is a notification system designed to immediately deliver emergency information to students, faculty and staff via cell phone, text and voice messaging. Learn more about UMassD Alert.

September

You will receive information closer to move-in day.

Congratulations, you made it! Your first day is here and your journey is beginning. We are thrilled to have you join our diverse community of aspiring, innovative, and curious-minded students. Here are a few references and reminders for you for this fall.

  • If you have taken summer courses or graduated from your previous institution in August, send updated transcript with completed grades and/or date of degree conferred.
  • Academic calendar
  • September 1: If you are accepting your Direct Loans you'll need to complete your Master Promissory Note (MPN) and Entrance Counseling.
  • October 1st - File your FAFSA for next year. Students need to complete a FAFSA every year to qualify for aid.
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