UMass Dartmouth student assaulted outside dorm

Sep 19, 2023

A student at UMass Dartmouth was assaulted on campus after midnight on Sunday, Sept. 17, according to a notice sent to students by University Police. 

The student was involved in an “altercation” with several non-students outside Balsam Hall, a residential dorm. The University Police have identified several suspects and will be pursuing criminal charges due to injuries sustained by victims. 

The Department is still working to identify others involved and asks the community to report information on the emergency line at 508-999-9191 or via the confidential Silent Witness/Police Tip Line at 508-999-8477.