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Class Profile

Members of the Class of 2017 gather for their official photograph in front of Dartmouth Hall.

Dartmouth’s marching band poses with Sulley of Monsters University.

The Tower Room is a beautiful, historical room on the third floor of Baker Libraryand a popular, quiet location for students to study.

Students take part in a round of the Salty Dog Rag.

The members of the Dartmouth Chess Club enjoy a few friendly matches during their weekly meetings.

Every Dartmouth class has its own identity. Take a look at the class of 2017. What will your class look like?

Dartmouth Class of 2017
 

Basic Class Profile

  • Total Number of Students: 1,117
  • Male Students: 50%
  • Female Students: 50%
  • Scholarship Recipients: 47%
  • Sons & Daughters of Dartmouth Alumni: 14.3%
  • First Generation in College: 10%

Secondary School Numbers

  • Public Schools: 55%
  • Private Schools: 40%
  • Parochial Schools: 5%
  • Total Number of Schools Represented: 774

Geographic Representation

  • New England: 19%
  • Mid-Atlantic: 27%
  • Mid-West: 10%
  • South: 17%
  • West: 19%
  • International: 9%

Backgrounds

  • African-American: 8%
  • Asian American: 18%
  • Caucasian: 48%
  • Latino: 7%
  • Native American: 4%
  • Multi-Racial: 2%
  • No Response: 5%

Academic Performance in High School

  • Valedictorians: 30% of students with rank
  • Salutatorians: 10% of students with rank
  • Top 10% of Class: 90% 0f students with rank
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