Dartmouth offers students currently attending undergraduate programs at other colleges the opportunity to take one, two, or three courses during the summer term. To learn more, view the 2020 Summer Term for College Student Booklet, which describes the educational experience, lists our application deadlines, and provides detailed information about studying in the summer. Once you have decided to apply, please download the 4 PDFs of the required application forms, print them, fill out the information requested, and return the completed forms via email to admissions.application@dartmouth.edu. Once we have received your application a confirmation email detailing how to pay the $85 application fee will be sent to your email address.

  • Currently enrolled bachelor's degree candidates are eligible
  • High school students, or those entering college in the fall are not eligible
  • Bachelor's degree holders, or those who will graduate by June 2020 are not eligible
Important Dates
  • Application Deadline: May 22
  • Admission Notification: early June
  • Check In: June 24-27
  • Classes Begin: June 25
  • Classes End: August 26
  • Exams End: September 1
Tuition, Fees, Financial Aid
  • Application Fee: $85
  • One Course: $7,706.00
  • Two Courses: $13,486.00
  • Three Courses: $19,265.00
  • General Services Fee: $352.00
  • Dartmouth does not offer financial aid to summer students; students may be eligible for aid from their home colleges/universities 
Enrollment and Course Selection
  • See the Timetable of Class Meetings for summer courses currently being offered
  • Course availability and placement determination occurs during the check-in process (June 25-27)
  • Enrolling students are encouraged to have alternate courses in mind should their first-choice course(s) not be available
Application Forms

The 2020 Summer Term will be conducted on-line due to the Covid-19 pandemic. On-campus housing is not available for the 2020 Summer Term.