Things to Know

Founded in 1769, Dartmouth is the ninth oldest college in the nation, and a member of the Ivy League.

Nearly 25 percent of students participate on one of Dartmouth’s 34 varsity athletic teams.

Dartmouth is in the Top 10 Colleges for Best Return on Investment, according to Payscale.

Dartmouth Peak Performance provides an all-encompassing academic advising service, which partners with various resources on campus to ensure athletes have the support they need to succeed.

For the fourth straight year, Big Green Athletics led the nation in Academic Progress Rate (APR) with 26 teams, including football, being honored for high academic achievement. Dartmouth leads the all-time list of APR public commendations with 234.

Dartmouth College earned the top spot in the country for NCAA Graduation Success Rate (GSR) for the fourth year in a row, tying Samford with a score of 99.

No other school has ever led the nation in APR and GSR in the same year; the Big Green have done it for four straight years.