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Dartmouth College


Application Requirements


Select an option to view the requirements:

College Match | Options following the Match | Regular Decision

Additional Information

 

National College Match Requirements for:
Finalists who rank Dartmouth College

Deadline: November 1st
Please submit these materials as soon as you are notified you are a Finalist.

College Match Required Application and Financial Aid Materials
1. The Common Application with Dartmouth Writing Supplement, and all supporting documents Submit along with official transcripts, Secondary School Report, and two teacher recommendations. 

Select the "Regular Decision" option on the Common Application (not "Early Decision").

Select "Other" fee waiver on the Common Application; it will be automatically waived for Finalists. Select "QuestBridge" in the "CBO" section of the Common Application.
2. Official Test Scores

SAT code: 3351
ACT code: 2508

Request official scores from the College Board and/or ACT as soon as you are notified that you are a Finalist. Do NOT use the rush reporting service.

Dartmouth requires either the SAT and 2 SAT Subject Tests or the ACT Plus Writing and 2 SAT Subject Tests. 

The TOEFL or IELTS is required for any applicant whose first language is not English.

3.

2015-2016 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

CSS code: 3351
Available Oct. 1

If your parents own a business or farm:

  • Submit the CSS Financial Aid/PROFILE Business/Farm Supplement.


If your parents are divorced or separated:

  • Your noncustodial parent must submit the online Noncustodial PROFILE using the login ID and password that will be emailed to you when you complete the CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE.
  • Your noncustodial parent must also submit copies of their 2013 federal tax returns with all schedules, attachments, W-2 Forms, and other earnings statements. Submit directly to Dartmouth using this cover sheet.
  • If you do not have any contact with your noncustodial parent, then you may submit a request to waive the requirement of their financial information. Download the Noncustodial Parent Waiver Petition.
4. A copy of your parents’ 2013 federal income tax returns

Signed, with all schedules, attachments, W-2 forms and other earning statements. Include personal and corporate partnership tax returns. Submit directly to Dartmouth using this cover sheet.

Mail or fax to the Financial Aid Office (see contact info in Additional Info below).

 


Options following the Match for:
Finalists who ranked Dartmouth College

I matched! Please review the scholarship details.

Early Decision Finalists who do not match cannot apply for admission through Early Decision to Dartmouth, but may be offered the option of receiving an Early Decision admissions decision. Eligible applicants will receive an email in early December with more details and instructions.

All Finalists who ranked Dartmouth but did not match will be automatically considered in the Regular Decision process, unless you opt to receive an Early Decision admissions decision.
Regular Decision All Finalists who rank Dartmouth for the College Match, but did not match to a binding college will automatically have their applications moved into the Regular Decision process, unless you opt to receive an Early Decision admissions decision. Please submit only your Mid-Year Report and any relevant updates.

If you no longer wish to be considered, you must contact the Admissions Office to withdraw your application (see contact info in Additional Info below).

 


Regular Decision Requirements for:
Finalists who ranked Dartmouth College (but did not match to a binding college)
Finalists who did not rank Dartmouth College
Non-Finalists 

Deadline: January 1st

Remember to select Dartmouth on the Regular Decision Form through your QuestBridge account from December 1-11. Only check this off if you fully intend to submit a complete application to Dartmouth (see requirements below).

checkmark = indicates a required material

Regular Decision Required Application and Financial Aid Materials
Finalists who ranked Dartmouth and submitted all materials (but did not match to a binding college) Finalists who did not rank Dartmouth Non-Finalists
Common Application with Dartmouth Supplement, and all supporting documents checkmark checkmark
Official Transcripts checkmark
Update including recent grades
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Official Test Scores
SAT code: 3351
ACT code: 2508
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Only if new scores to report
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Mid-Year Report checkmark checkmark checkmark
Application Fee Select the "Other" fee waiver option on the Common Application and indicate you are a Finalist. Select "QuestBridge" in the "CBO" section of the Common Application. checkmark
Request fee waiver through your counselor.
2015-2016 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE

CSS code: 3351
Available Oct. 1
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2014 Federal Tax Returns and W-2 Forms checkmark checkmark
FAFSA
Available Jan. 1
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Additional Information

FAQ (for College Match participants only)


Contact Information (for mailing/faxing materials and general questions):

Fax official transcripts (if unable to submit electronically through the Common Application) to:
Fax: (603) 646-1216

Mail or fax federal income tax returns to:
Financial Aid Office
Dartmouth College
6024 McNutt Hall
Hanover, NH 03755
Fax: (603) 646-1414

 

Dartmouth Contacts (regarding QuestBridge applications):

Office of Undergraduate Admissions | Office of Financial Aid