Originally founded in 1769 to educate Native Americans, Dartmouth College is a private research university located in scenic Hanover, NH. Dartmouth may be the smallest Ivy League school, but it distinguishes itself through the top-tier academics and a flourishing social community.
Dartmouth College through person-to-person teaching and opportunities to create and apply knowledge on campus and across the globe instills a love of learning among its students and empowers for a lifetime of leadership. Its 4 Graduate Schools (Geisel School of Medicine, School of Graduate and Advance Studies, Thayer School of Engineering and Tuck School of Business) train practitioners and scholars whose discoveries change the world. Above 6000 students are taught and mentored by outstanding faculty (Approx. 1000) belonging to a dynamic community.
Dartmouth guarantees to meet 100 % of the demonstrated need of every admitted student who applies to financial aid at the time of admission. Dartmouth practices need-blind admissions for all applicants without regard to their financial circumstances. For International students, financial need is taken into consideration as one of many factors at the time of admission. Dartmouth College has scholarships and loans available, which includes an allowance for travel to the US.
Dartmouth develops close enduring connections through intellectual discovery, athletics, the arts, community service and more. Dartmouth College educates the most promising students and prepares them for a lifetime of learning and of responsible leadership, through a faculty dedicated to teaching and the creation of knowledge.
Notable alumni: Dr. Seuss (Author) and Meryl Streep (Actress)
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