Discover the Dartmouth Difference
The return on investment will be enormous. For you, for your future, and for the world you transform.
Founded before the Revolutionary War
Decidedly not old school
The intellectual reach and competitive strength of a leading research university with the accessibility and focus of a quintessential collegiate community. What could be better?
A Dartmouth education leads to success
Define success your way
On the frontiers of science, arts, and business, inspiring others through advocacy and lives of service, Dartmouth's alumni are some of the world's most unforgettable people.
College is an investment
We are here to help
Dartmouth is committed to affordability, for families helped by need-based aid, and for those taking out loans. Our average student debt is one of the lowest in the country.
Dartmouth connects you to the world whether you leave campus or not
Wrestle with important ideas that are blind to academic and national boundaries: global health, worldwide financial markets, geopolitical developments, climate and energy policies.
Be the architect of your intellectual experience
Dartmouth’s year round quarter system means more opportunities, more internships, and more experiential learning. Design your own college calendar. Where will it lead you?
What inspires you?
57 majors and 1,000 independent studies
Dartmouth unlocks all options. Every major is open to you without any separate exam, approval or audition. (Even engineering, even the performing arts.)