How can Dartmouth help you to grow your vision, your ideas, and your future? We’d love to show you. Visit campus. Ask questions. Meet professors. Sit in on classes. Talk with current students. Compare notes with other admitted students. Stay overnight in a residence hall. Just do it. You’ll be happy you did.

 

2nd Dimensions of Dartmouth Programming

April 23-24, 2018

 

Log into your student portal to register for Dimensions.

Students can choose to be hosted by a current student overnight in a dorm on Monday, April 23.

Monday, April 23, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Check-in
Pick up everything you need for Dimensions! Collect your Dimensions meal card, your map, class schedules, and all the information you need for your visit.
Location: Admissions Office, 2nd floor of McNutt Hall

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Financial Aid Open Hours
Dartmouth’s Financial Aid Office is offering open office hours for ‘22s and their families. Closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Financial Aid Office, 2nd floor of McNutt Hall

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Campus Tour

A current student will walk you around campus and share their Dartmouth stories.
Location: Admissions Office, McNutt Hall

11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Campus Tour

A current student will walk you around campus and share their Dartmouth stories.
Location: Admissions Office, McNutt Hall

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Welcome
Lee Coffin, Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, and student guests welcome you and talk about the Dartmouth experience.
Location: Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts

3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Scholars Who Love to Teach
From award-winning poets to inventors whose creations shape our daily lives, Dartmouth faculty share their love of learning through their teaching. Join faculty from a variety of disciplines and get a taste of the Dartmouth classroom experience by choosing two mock-classes specially designed for Dimensions.
Location: Various

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Dinner*
Join Dartmouth students and fellow ‘22s for dinner.
Location: Dining Hall, Class of ’53 Commons

6:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Native American Community Dinner
Please join us to learn more about all aspects of the Native community at Dartmouth from student organizations to the Native American Program to support and resources. Meet fellow admitted students and current students, faculty & staff. All are welcome.
Location: Occom Commons, Goldstein Hall, McLaughlin Residential Cluster

5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
The Dimensions of YOU
Dartmouth celebrates the diversity of values and beliefs, interests and experiences, and intellectual and cultural viewpoints that enriches learning and informs scholarship on campus. Join us after dinner to learn how our students engage with their identities, communities, and social justice initiatives. Tour Living Learning Communities, talk to students about their experiences, and enjoy the full candy bar before the HOP show. All are welcome!
Location: Kemeny Courtyard (behind Baker-Berry Library)

5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Reception for Parents and Families
The Admissions team invites family members to enjoy drinks and assorted local cheeses with just a few of the many professionals in the Dartmouth community whose work supports students in their intellectual and personal growth.
Location: Top of the Hop, Hopkins Center for the Arts

7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Creativity in Motion*
Majors and non-majors alike engage on stage, behind the scenes, or in the audience at the Hop, where music, dance, song and more are created every day. Enjoy a taste of Dartmouth’s performing art culture at this showcase.
Location: Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center for the Arts

8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Hanover Stargazing Experience
Head to Shattuck Observatory and follow the lanterns to stargaze with our graduate students.
Location: Shattuck Observatory

9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
After Dark Tours*
Get the inside scoop on student life at Dartmouth and learn about everything that Hanover has to offer. "This tour is like none you’ve ever experienced."
Location: Center of the Dartmouth Green

9:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Experience Dartmouth*
A fun, interactive introduction to the many facets of Dartmouth life.
Location: Alumni Hall, Hopkins Center for the Arts

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast With The Bloggers*
You’ve read their stories on People Places Pines. Now meet our bloggers in-person over breakfast. Ask them questions, pick their brains, and connect over eggs and waffles.
Location: Dining Hall (Upstairs), Class of ’53 Commons

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Preparing Your Student for Success
Roger Woolsey, Director of Dartmouth’s Center for Professional Development, invites parents and family members to learn how Dartmouth prepares students for life after graduation.
Location: Filene Auditorium, Moore Hall

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Financial Aid Open Hours
Dartmouth’s Financial Aid Office is offering open office hours for ‘22s and their families. Closed from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Location: Financial Aid Office, 2nd floor of McNutt Hall

Open Houses Across Campus 9:00-11:00 a.m.
We encourage you to explore multiple programs and visit as many events as possible.

9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Global Dartmouth Presentation
Join staff and students from across campus to learn about ways to globalize a Dartmouth education—from study abroad opportunities and international internships to field-based research projects and globally-focused clubs.
Location: 041, Haldeman Center

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Acting One Interactive Workshop
Engage in an interactive acting class with Professor Peter Hackett (participation expected!).
Location: 132 Hop Garage, Hopkins Center for the Arts

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Women in Science Project (WISP)
Pop in to speak to student leaders of Dartmouth’s Women in Science Project (WISP) about internships and research opportunities.
Location: 125, Haldeman Center

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Open-house format)
Rockefeller Center for Public Policy (Rocky)
Drop in to learn more about the First-Year Fellows program, the Public Policy minor, and other leadership development and skill-building opportunities.
Location: 100 Morrison Commons, Rockefeller Center

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Open-house format)
Dartmouth Entrepreneurial Network
Drop by the DEN Innovation Center to talk with DEN staff and student entrepreneurs to discover how entrepreneurs, creatives, designers, and techies network at DEN. Learn about the DEN in Residence Living Learning Community, competitions, funding and venture formation opportunities.
Location: DEN Innovation Center, 4 Currier Place

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Open-house format)
Digital Arts, Leadership, and Innovation Lab
Visit DALI for a meet and greet with staff and students.
Location: Room 007, Sudikoff Hall

9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Open-house format)
Hands-On in the Humanities
Stop by to chat with a mix of professors and students while enjoying coffee and sweet treats at the Leslie Center for the Humanities.
Location: 264, Haldeman Center

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Pre-Health
Interested in Medicine? Come by to learn about the Pre-Health journey at Dartmouth.
Location: 041, Haldeman Center

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Liberal Arts + Engineering: Combining the Best of Both Worlds at the Thayer School of Engineering
Join Dean Joe Helble as he shares the vision of Thayer founder Sylvanus Thayer (D’1807) that engineering in the context of a liberal arts education provides the best preparation for solving the world’s problems. After a brief presentation, current students will lead tours including the Machine Shop, the Patent wall and the Couch Lab.
Location: Spanos Auditorium, Thayer School of Engineering

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. (Open-house format)
The Tucker Center
Drop by if you have any questions about Spiritual Life and Ethical Living at Dartmouth.
Location: First Floor, South Fairbanks

10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Pre-Health
Interested in Medicine? Come by to learn about the Pre-Health journey at Dartmouth.
Location: 041, Haldeman Center

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 p.m.
Research Panel
Dartmouth’s faculty members invite students to share in the full breadth of their scholarship—often, opening up research opportunities for undergraduates that simply don’t exist elsewhere. Join us for a panel showcasing some of Dartmouth’s exciting faculty/student research partnerships.
Location:
Common Ground, Collis Student Center

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
The Student Experience
The panel of experts (current Dartmouth students!) will talk about their experiences at Dartmouth and provide some advice on making the most of your D-Plan and your four years here in Hanover.
Location: Cook Auditorium, Tuck School of Business

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch*
Join Dartmouth students and fellow ‘22s for lunch.
Location: Dining Hall, Class of ’53 Commons

12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
First in the Family Lunch
Being the first in your family to go to college is an incredible feat! Have questions about Dartmouth (its resources, transitioning to college, or what it’s like)? Come hear from current first-generation Dartmouth students and speak to staff members from the First Gen Network, FYSEP, and the Admissions Office who will support you through your journey at the College. Dartmouth ’22s and family members are welcome to join us for a lunch and panel discussion!
Location: Occom Commons, Goldstein Hall, McLaughlin Res. Cluster

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Lunch Around Town
Did you know Hanover has over 25 restaurants? Use the “Hanover Eats” guide provided in your welcome packet to explore what Hanover has to offer. See your packet for special deals.
Location: Downtown Hanover

1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Student Activities Fair
Meet with over 100 of the many student organizations at Dartmouth. Learn about the social opportunities, clubs, and activities that are available here on campus.
Location: Kemeny Courtyard *behind Berry-Baker)

* Dimensions events marked with this symbol are for students only.

 

Schedule Changes: Campus life is always evolving—events, content, and locations are subject to change.

If you have a question about something specific, you can always call the Admissions Office at (800) 860-1294 or (603) 646-2875 and press 6 to speak to an admissions representative between 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. ET.