UMass Dartmouth Athletic Department Visitors Guide

 

Welcome to the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Department's Visitor's Guide. We hope you will find the information on this page useful as you prepare to travel to our campus for an athletic contest this season. Below you will find important information about our campus and our department of which you should take advantage while planning your trip. In order to familiarize you with our campus, follow this link for a PDF map of the campus.

Parking is limited to certain areas on campus. Spectators should follow the signs to Parking Lot 7 for all contests at the Tripp Athletic Center. Make sure you only park in designated areas. Violators will be ticketed for illegal parking.

 

Best wishes to you on your trip to the UMass Dartmouth campus. Don't hesitate to contact any of the important telephone numbes below for additional information.

 

UMass Dartmouth Campus

Location: Dartmouth, MA
Address: 285 Old Westport Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300

Founded: 1895

Enrollment:  9,432

Nickname: Corsairs

Colors: Blue, White and Gold

Home Court: Francis Tripp Athletic Center (2,500)

Football Stadium: Cressy Field (1,850)
Affiliations: NCAA Div. III, ECAC, Little East Conference, New England Football Conference

Chancellor: Dr. Divina Grossman
Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance: Deb McLaughlin

Athletic Director: Ian Day
Associate Director: Amanda Van Voorhis
Assistant Director: Brian Baptiste

Facilities Director:  James Filippo

Sports Information Dir.: Dave Geringer

Compliancer Officer: Jim Mullins

Head Athletic Trainer: Wendy Kirby

Intramural Director:  Gerald Jennings
Clerical: Trudy Costa
Account Manager:  Brenda Ferreira
Athletic Department Web Site: http://www.corsairathletics.com
A complete list of Athletic Department Staff is available here
Additional information for visitors is available at http://www.umassd.edu/visitors/

 

Important Telephone Numbers

Main Office (508) 999-8720
Main Office Fax  (508) 999-8867

Athletic Director   (508) 999-8722

Facilities Office    (508) 999-8732

Training Room (508) 999-8731

SID Office  (508) 990-9651

Sports Information Fax  (508) 990-9652

UMD Police Emergency  (508) 999-9191

Corsair Sports Info Line  (508) 999-8751

Campus Switchboard   (508) 999-8000

Hetland Arena (508) 999-9051

Restaurants (3-5 miles of campus)

D'Angelo's  13 Faunce Corner Road  North Dartmouth  (508) 997-2477 
Domino's Pizza 972 Kempton St New Bedford (508) 999-2911
Friendly's Restaurant 307 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 994-9657
Gumbo (Asian) 411 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 992-4945
McDonald's 135 Faunce Corner Road North Dartmouth (508) 992-9269
Ninety-Nine Restaurant Near Comfort Inn North Dartmouth (508) 999-0099
Old Country Buffet State Road North Dartmouth (508) 990-7992
Olive Garden (Italian) 360 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 994-3289
Panera Bread 84 North Dartmouth Mall North Dartmouth (508) 994-9640
Papa Gino's 329 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 997-5800
Peking Garden (Buffet) 33 Faunce Corner Road North Dartmouth (508) 990-1128
Percy's (Breakfast All Day) 715 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 999-4223
Riccardi's (Italian) 901 Hathaway Rd New Bedford (508) 991-4200
Ruby Tuesday 356 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 979-8973
Subway 388 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 990-3600
Taco Bell 356 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 992-3600
Wendy's 449 State Road North Dartmouth (508) 984-5601
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
HOTELS AND LODGING FOR VISITING TEAMS

Ask for the UMass Dartmouth Athletic Department Team Rate @ the Hampton Inn in Westport

Hampton Inn Westport                                    
508-675-8500    

53 Old Bedford Road

Westport, MA   02790 

Other Hotels/Motels in the area

Best Western Dartmouth Inn            
508-717-0424
737 State Road
Dartmouth, MA   02747

Comfort Lane Inn                                    
774-992-0595              
171 Faunce Corner Road                 
North Dartmouth, MA 02747

Hampton Inn  - Fairhaven                                   
508-990-8500    
1 Hampton Inn Way                                          
Fairhaven, MA 02719   

Residence Inn                                    
508-984-5858                    
181 Faunce Corner Road                 
North Dartmouth, MA 02747     

Comfort Inn
508-672-0011
360 Airport Road
Fall River, MA   02720                     
 
Directions to UMass Dartmouth
FROM BOSTON AND POINTS NORTH

Route 128 to Route 24 south; at exit 12 take Route 140 south to exit 2, Route I-195 west; Take Route I-195 west to Exit 12A

FROM CAPE COD AND POINTS EAST

Route I-195 west to Exit 12A

FROM PROVIDENCE AND POINTS WEST
Route I-195 east to Exit 12

FROM ROUTE I-195 TO EXISTS 12 OR 12A TO CAMPUS

Go south on Faunce Corner Road for about 1 mile to Route 6 (State Road) and continue through the traffic lights south onto Old Westport Road for about a half mile to where Old Westport Road bears hard right; continue on Old Westport Road for almost a mile. Campus entrance in on left.

HETLAND ARENA, NEW BEDFORD, MA

From I-195 east or west, take Route 140 South and folow to the end of the road.  Take a left at the lights onto Route 6 and follow to the third set of traffic lights. Take a left onto Rockdale Ave and follow for 1/4 mile to the fork in the road.  The fork is the beginning of Hathaway Blvd.  Take a right onto Hathaway Blvd. and go down the hill to the stop sign.  Proceed straight through the stop sign. Hetland Arena is located on the right side of Hathaway Blvd., about 1/2 mile down the road, past New Bedford High School.