Campus & Student Life at Dartmouth College

Home to about 4,170 undergraduates in 2020, Dartmouth is a private college located in Hanover, New Hampshire. This is a great opportunity for those who would thrive in a charming, small-town atmosphere. Should you tire of the campus however, Dartmouth offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Dartmouth can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Dartmouth Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Dartmouth Has a Disability Services Site

Individuals with disabilities make up 8.0% of the student population at Dartmouth. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Dartmouth Disability Services.

Dartmouth for the Military

While not a "service academy", Dartmouth does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Dartmouth Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Dartmouth for Veterans Guide.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Dartmouth College

Dartmouth not only offers on-campus housing, they require freshmen to live on campus. If you are a returning adult or veteran, you can inquire about being exempted from such a requirement.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Dartmouth College

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Dartmouth College

There were 4,170 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 4,169 (100.0%). Part-time attendance was 1 (0.0%).

Full-timePart-timeTotal
4,16914,170

Dartmouth College is Ranked #10 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Dartmouth receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Dartmouth #10 out of 3,451.

The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.

Overall Diversity at Dartmouth College

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Dartmouth by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Dartmouth Diversity Guide.

Dartmouth College Competes in the NCAA

Dartmouth has a total of 1048 student athletes, 552 men and 496 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.

Athletics Financing

Total Revenue (all teams)$21,203,543
Total Expenses (all teams)$21,203,543
Net$0

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Dartmouth College Athletics

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