Admissions

Alumni Interviews: Q&A with Admissions Ambassador Alex Judson ’14

Alumni Interviews: Q&A with Admissions Ambassador Alex Judson ’14

At Dartmouth, the only interview opportunities we offer during the admissions process are Alumni Interviews. As an Admissions Ambassador, I get a lot of questions from applicants regarding the interview process. Here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions. As an applicant, […]

From Chicago to Hanover: Why I Chose to Come to Dartmouth

From Chicago to Hanover: Why I Chose to Come to Dartmouth

Over Spring Break my junior year of high school, my school took a select few students on an East Coast College Tour. We visited some of the Ivies and other local universities. However, I did not have an “I’m in love” moment at any school; I […]

Application Tips from a Current Student

Application Tips from a Current Student

Hi, All! My name is John Mbugua and I hail from Nairobi, Kenya. I’m a sophomore at Dartmouth planning to major in economics and minor in German, and I’m excited to help you during the application process. Since being admitted, people back home are always […]

Applying to Dartmouth: Q&A with our Dean of Admissions and Director of Financial Aid

Applying to Dartmouth: Q&A with our Dean of Admissions and Director of Financial Aid

Last week Lee Coffin, our dean of admissions and financial aid, and G. Dino Koff, our director of financial aid, hosted a Facebook Live event where they answered your questions about Dartmouth and our application process. We hope the event provided a lot of helpful […]

Dartmouth’s Writing Supplement: Celebrate Your Voice

Dartmouth’s Writing Supplement: Celebrate Your Voice

Let’s flash forward a few weeks. It’s New Year’s Eve. Merriment reigns around the globe but your bedroom (or wherever your computer is located) is the exception to this festive rule. Rather than celebrating the arrival of your graduation year, you’re frantically completing your college applications before the […]

Why I Applied Early Decision to Dartmouth

Why I Applied Early Decision to Dartmouth

I wanted to go to school in the North East for as long as I can remember. Being from Miami, I dreamed of going to school somewhere with the four seasons, somewhere where the leaves changed colors, somewhere where it snowed. I loved growing up […]

Does Applying Early Decision Affect your Financial Aid?

Does Applying Early Decision Affect your Financial Aid?

We’ve received many questions in recent weeks regarding financial aid and how it influences your choice to apply Early Decision to Dartmouth. We know the decision to apply early vs. regular decision can be a big one for you and your family, especially because applying […]

Is Applying Early Decision the Right Choice for You?

Is Applying Early Decision the Right Choice for You?

Hi! My name is Gina Greenwalt, and I am both a Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at Dartmouth and a proud member of the Dartmouth Class of 2014. I manage parts of Southern California (my home state!), Manhattan, and the Bronx for our office and […]

Where in the World are Dartmouth’s Admissions Officers: Week Seven

Where in the World are Dartmouth’s Admissions Officers: Week Seven

So where in the world can you find our admissions officers during the week of October 24? Dartmouth’s admissions officers are traveling up and down the U.S. and all around the world to meet prospective students. They’ll be giving information sessions and meeting prospective students at […]

Where in the World are Dartmouth’s Admissions Officers: Week Six

Where in the World are Dartmouth’s Admissions Officers: Week Six

So where in the world can you find our admissions officers during the week of October 17? Dartmouth’s admissions officers are traveling up and down the U.S. and all around the world to meet prospective students. They’ll be giving information sessions and meeting prospective students at the […]

Your Application Is In, So What’s Next?

Your Application Is In, So What’s Next?

Your essay is perfected, test scores and transcript are submitted, and recommendations are sent in, you take one final look at your application and muster up the confidence to click the submit button. Boom–your application to Dartmouth is submitted! So, what’s next? After you submit […]