Choosing Dickinson doesn’t just mean finding a place to call home for the next four years. It also means joining a lifelong community of successful Dickinsonians, and we’re so proud to offer you a place in that incredible community.

In the last 237 years, Dickinson has graduated some of the most influential thinkers, leaders, artists and innovators in the world, including Forbes Most Powerful Woman in Healthcare, the world's leading scientific mind in chemistry and nanotechnology, president and CEO of L.L. Bean, president of the Philadelphia PhilliesCEO of Justin's (one of the country’s fastest growing natural product companies) and the recently crowned Miss Korea, to name a few. (Check out our Alumni in Action YouTube playlist for more.)

And before long, you’ll be following in their footsteps—while creating your own path.


Admitted Student Programs

Admitted Student Programs

Join us on campus and virtually for a variety of programs designed exclusively for admitted students and families. Log in to your Applicant Portal for details and to register. We can’t wait to celebrate with you!

Wondering what to expect during one of our Decision Dickinson: A Day on Campus programs? Check out this page for details and photos. 

Virtual Office Hours

Virtual Office Hours

Fill out a brief form about your academic interests, and we'll connect you virtually with professors.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Now that you’re in, we know you have a lot of questions about what to expect. Check out some FAQs and answers from our current students.

Dickinson Delivers

Dickinson Delivers

Discover, through the stories and experiences of our alumni, where your Dickinson education can take you!

ORIENTATION

ORIENTATION

Learn more about important dates, Pre-Orientation Adventure Programs and our First-Year Mentors on the Orientation page. More information will be added throughout the upcoming months.

INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

INFORMATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Admitted international students can find important information regarding visas, dates for international orientation, resources for the Carlisle area and much more.

COLLEGE BOOKSTORE

COLLEGE BOOKSTORE

Anxious to get that Dickinson bumper sticker or Red Devils hoodie? Start shopping for your Dickinson gear online now. The Bookstore offers a variety of apparel, books, gifts and more!

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION

Everyone knows how important location is when purchasing a home; well it's just as important when choosing a college! Carlisle is a vibrant town with an abundance of outdoor activities, a variety of shops and eateries and easy access to major East Coast cities.


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Residence Halls and Living

 

Ratios and Relationships


 

GET CONNECTED

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