What Makes Us Special

About Dickinson College

Dickinson is a premier four-year residential liberal-arts institution chartered in 1783, located in Carlisle, Pa. and widely recognized as a leader in global and sustainability education. Dickinson offers more than 39 study-abroad programs in 24 countries on six continents and prepares its graduates to face the world’s challenges so they are always equipped and eager to collaborate with others to make an impact.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Evidence-Based Reading and Writing600-690

* Scores are optional except for merit scholarship applicants and international students applying for admission.

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 57%
Men 43%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 87%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 94%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 487 120 0 0 607

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