Early Admissions & Regular Decision

Dartmouth College Admissions

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DARTMOUTH EARLY ADMISSIONS

Dartmouth received 2,270 Early Decision applications for the Class of 2021. This number represents an increase of 13.5 percent over last year’s early decision pool of 1,999 applicants. Dartmouth accepted 565 ED applications – 10 more than last year’s 555 students. The 565 students will compose approximately 47 percent of the Class of 2022 estimated at 1,200 students. This year’s 24.9 percent acceptance rate is a decrease from last year’s 27.8 percent.

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE EARLY ROUND ACCEPTANCE
Early Applications Accepted Total Early Applications Received Early Acceptance Rate Estimated Overall Enrollment % of Class Filled by Early Admissions
2022 565 2,270 24.89% 1,200 47.08%
2021 555 1,999 27.76% 1,175 47.23%
2020 494 1,927 25.64% 1,175 44.69%
2019 483 1,859 25.98% 1,175 41.11%
2018 469 1,678 27.95% 1,100 42.64%
2017 1,237 4,193 29.50%
2016 1,171 3,609 32.45%
2015 1,215 3,456 35.16%
2014 1,176 3,594 32.72%
2013 1,249 3,405 36.68%

DARTMOUTH EARLY & REGULAR DECISION ADMISSIONS

Dartmouth College offered admission to the Class of 2022 to 1,925 students for an overall acceptance rate of 8.74 percent, down from last year’s 10.44 percent acceptance rate when Dartmouth College extended offers of admission to 2,092 applicants for its Class of 2021. The total number of accepted students includes the 565 admitted through the early decision process in December. The overall number of applicants surged by 10 percent to 22,003 students from last year‘s 20,034 applicants.

The Class of 2022 is comprised of 15 percent first-generation college students, 11 percent foreign citizens and nine percent legacy students. Half of those admitted who are U.S. citizens and permanent residents are also students of color and 59 percent of the accepted class attend a public or charter school.

Accepted students hail from all 50 U.S. states and from Washington, D.C., American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico and the Mariana Islands. California, New York, Massachusetts, Florida and Texas have the most accepted students. Out of the 65 countries represented in the accepted class, the foreign countries with the most accepted students are Brazil, Canada, China, India and the United Kingdom.

DARTMOUTH ADMISSIONS: REGULAR DECISION
Regular Decision Applications Accepted Regular Decision Applications Received Regular Decision Admissions Acceptance Rate
2022 1,360 19,763 6.88%
2021 1,537 18,035 8.52%
2020 1,682 18,748 8.97%
2019 1,637 18,646 8.78%
2018 1,751 17,618 9.94%
2017 1,788 20,842 8.58%
2016 1,715 21,310 8.05%

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE ADMISSIONS: EARLY & REGULAR DECISION
Early & Regular Decision Applications Accepted Early & Regular Decision Applications Received Early & Regular Decision Admissions Acceptance Rate
2022 1,925 22,033 8.74%
2021 2,092 20,034 10.44%
2020 2,176 20,675 10.52%
2019 2,120 20,505 10.34%
2018 2,220 19,296 11.50%
2017 2,252 22,416 10.05%
2016 2,180 23,110 9.43%
2015 2,270 22,385 10.14%
2014 2,193 18,778 11.68%
2013 2,279 18,132 12.57%
2012 2,228 16,538 13.47%