The Undergraduate Experience

Picture yourself. Dartmouth is a different experience. It’s stepping into the role of researcher; bonding with your professor over coffee; exploring new intellectual frontiers; and thriving in a diverse community. If that sounds like you, then you belong here. We expect you to change the world—and we give you the tools to make it happen.

  • A Flexible Study Plan

    Dartmouth’s year-round academic calendar of four 10-week terms allows you to decide when to study on campus—and when to use time away from Hanover to gain work experience, engage in service, be an intern, or study abroad.

  • Majors and Minors

    Build the academic program that excites you intellectually: Combine one of more than 50 majors with your pick of minors, fine-tune a major with another discipline, or design a special major around your own passion.

  • Participate in Research

    Under the mentorship of a Dartmouth professor, you can contribute to the creation of new knowledge through hands-on research.

  • Study Abroad and Off Campus

    Dartmouth's distinctive Off-Campus Programs offer more than 40 options for studying other cultures and disciplines in depth.

  • Meet the Class of 2018

    The 1,152 members of Dartmouth’s first-year class hail from across the United States and the globe. Eight percent are international and 37 percent are students of color.

  • Internships & Careers

    At Dartmouth, you'll have opportunities to gain real-world experience that prepares you for success after college.

  • Advising

    Explore, Engage, Excel: Deans and other advisors are here to help you make the most of your Dartmouth experience.

  • A Connected Campus

    Whether you need to purchase a new computer, learn a technological skill, or simply print your term paper, Dartmouth Computing can help.