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The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

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The students are immature and still living inArt & Design Department
The students are immature and still living in their High School bubble. The housing situation for freshman needs to be completely renovated. The food is ok. The students are big Partiers. I recommend moving off campus if you are a responsible young adult.

They have a decent gym with some cool classes - kickboxing Zumba Pilates yoga etc.
The classes were intriguing. My freshman and sophomore years were not as challenging because I went to an excellent High School. I sailed through the classes. The minimal amount of work was required. The core material for my degree was challenging. It definitely made me think outside the box.

The teachers...The Math teachers I had were terrible. They did not break down or explain anything. The English and history teachers made the classes entertaining, informative and challenging at times. The science class I had to take was great. it was basically science for people who couldn't do science. The teacher was brilliant but down to earth. He was fair. For my degree classes some of the teachers were full of themselves. They also taught at other Ivy League schools in the area. So I did get a great education at a cheaper price. They definitely picked their favorites. Some of the teachers actually cared about how the students were doing. They could be found in their office when they said they were supposed to be there. If you hit a problem, they were there to help.

Most of the teachers were Democrats as was most of the campus. So watch yourself if you're Republican and it is it election year. They are also open to all faiths and religions which is great! until I came across a satanic cult. For billing they really truly need to think over that whole situation because it's complicated and confusing.

Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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Literally.Quite BrightBusiness - Management and Administration
Literally.... DO NOT GO HERE, at all costs. Don't get caught by the so called "affordability" of Umass Dartmouth, or even think that you will just do a year or two. SAVE YOUR TIME AND MONEY.I WOULD HAVE RATHER WENT TO FOXWOODS AND PUT THE TOTAL AMOUNT THAT I HAVE PAID TO UMASS ON RED ON ROULETTE. WOULD HAVE BEEN A BETTER INVESTMENT.
4th Year Male -- Class 2017
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I would highly, highly recommend that people considerQuite BrightPolitical Science
I would highly, highly recommend that people consider other schools than UMass Dartmouth, the school is just terrible. I actually cannot think of a single aspect of it that I like. The months I have spent at this college have actually been the worst periods of time in my life and every weekend I drive 75 minutes to go home just so I do not have to be there. The academics feel misguided and the faculty is not really involved. The layout of the campus consists of 5 prison-looking concrete buildings for academics, some dorm buildings, parking lots, and open fields. There is absolutely nothing to do there and if you do not have any friends you will find yourself simply walking down the same path everyday to get to class. Spare yourself.
2nd Year Male -- Class 2018
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