Financial Aid Home

Your college education is one of the most enduring investments you will ever make.

It will be worth it.
Dartmouth has been ranked as a “Best Value School” (U.S. News and World Report) and our return on investment is one of the highest in the Ivy League (Forbes).
Apply for aid

Forms, Deadlines, and Application Instructions

How to apply for aid

Our commitment:

To make the full experience of a Dartmouth education affordable for you and your family.
This promise is good for all four years.
How aid works

Average annual scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year:

$81 million in Dartmouth scholarships were distributed to students in the same year. Average student debt for all four years combined = $16,339.
Estimate your costs

Our financial aid travels with you if you study abroad through one of Dartmouth's programs.

Tuition and expected family contribution for our 40+ off-campus programs are the same as for an on-campus term.
More about aid and studying abroad

Free tuition for students coming from families making $100,000 or less and possessing typical assets.

Loans are also available if needed.
Read more

Average student debt for all four years combined: $16,339

Financial Aid