All Dartmouth freshman are required to live on campus for their first year, but overall 90% of students decide to stay in the dorms for their entire four years. The buildings can hold up to 3763. Students can also eat on campus choosing from local foods, special dishes, vegan and vegetarian options, cafes, and more.

Sports are a large part of life at Dartmouth as over 75% will participate. The school hosts 34 Big Green varsity teams in the Ivy Group, 33 club sports, and dozens of intramurals. Some of the top sports include Football, Ice Hockey, Basketball. The facilities include skating rinks, two pools, a sailing facility, multipurpose buildings, courts, gyms, and more. Classes are also open to students that include ballroom dancing, strength training, and martial arts.

For students interested in the outdoors, the famous Dartmouth Outing Club is suggested. It is the oldest club of its kind in the country and it sponsors several events, outdoor recreation, and trips. The school has over 160 groups that covers every interest: fraternities, sororities, politics, cultural, writing, music, and more.

The college also offers students services such as academic and career counseling, placement, and employment. The library on campus is made up of nine buildings and host nearly 2.5 million volumes and 6 million total resources that include videos, recordings, maps, photographs, and more.

Campus Housing - Dorms and Meal Plans

Provides on campus housing

Residence hall capacity

Does college offer a meal plan?
Yes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered

Must all students live on campus?

Number of meals per week are provided with the meal plan
Residence halls on campus:
Achtmeyer, Alpha Chi Alpha, Alpha Phi, Alpha XI Delta, Andres Hall, Berry Hall, Bildner Hall, Bissell Hall, Brown Hall, Butterfield Hall, Byrne II Hall, Channing Cox Hall, Chi Heorot, Chinese Language House, Cohen Hall, Cutter/Shabazz, Delta Delta Delta, Epsilon Kappa Theta, Fahey Hall, Fayerweather Hall Mid, Fayerweather Hall oth, Fire and Skole, French Hall, Gile Hall, Golstein Hall, Hitchcock Hall, Ivy Lane Apartments, Judge Hall, Kappa Delta, Kappa Delta Epsilon, La Casa, LALACS House, Ledyard Apartments, Ledyard Canoe Club, Little Hall, Lord Hall, Massachusetts Hall Mid, Massachusetts Hall oth, Maxwell Hall, McCulloch Hall, McLane Hall, Morton Hall, N Park Apartments, Native American House, New Hampshire Hall, North Hall, Pineau Valencienne Hall, Rauner Hall, Richardson, Ripley Hall, Russell Sage Hall, Smith Hall, Streeter Hall, Thomas Hall, Topliff Hall, Triangle House, Wheeler Hall, Whittemore, Woodward Hall, Zimmerman Hall

Sports Programs & Athletics

Athletic conferences
    Football - Ivy Group
    Basketball - Ivy Group
    Baseball - Ivy Group
    Cross Country/Track - Ivy Group

Number of Varsity Athletes by Sport in 2018

Sport # of Men # of Women
All Track Combined 134 96
Baseball 32
Basketball 18 13
Equestrian 21
Field Hockey 19
Football 111
Golf 11 11
Ice Hockey 27 22
Lacrosse 40 26
Rowing 72 54
Skiing 29 30
Soccer 30 29
Softball 18
Squash 16 12
Swimming and Diving 30 28
Tennis 12 10
Volleyball 20
Other Sports 28
Data from 2015-2016
Athletic Association
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Athletic Classification
NCAA Division I-FCS



Athletic Summary
Total # athletes


Male Athletes 494
Female Athletes 409


Total sports revenue

Total sports expenses

Avg. head coach salary - Women
(# full-time equivalents)
$81,790 (16.2)

Avg. head coach salary - Men
(# FTE)
$123,768 (12.5)

Campus Services and Programs

Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Library facilities
Access to digital/electronic resources
Access to library collections that are shared with other institutions
Established library hours
Organized collection of printed materials
Physical facilities
Staff trained to provide and interpret library materials
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Recognized student veteran organization
Yellow Ribbon Program (officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Hospital on campus?


% of students with registered disabilities

Nearby Restaurants

PINE Restaurant

Miles From Campus: 0.13
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Miles From Campus: 0.15
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Lou's Restaurant & Bakery

Miles From Campus: 0.19
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Molly's Restaurant & Bar

Miles From Campus: 0.21
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Miles From Campus: 0.22
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Morano Gelato

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Salt Hill Pub

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