Dickinson College

Carlisle, PA

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Dickinson College

Dickinson College

Dickinson College Student Essentials

Dickinson College Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Private
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Red Devils
Website: www.dickinson.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $ 44,551
Out-of-State Tuition: $ 44,551
Retention Rate: 91%
Enrollment: 2,550
Year Established: 1783

About Dickinson College

Located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, Dickinson College is a private university founded in 1783, promoting academic excellence and an involved student life.

Bachelor’s degrees are offered in a long list of disciplines, including preprofessional programs such as law, medicine, and engineering. Students are encouraged to take advantage of Dickinson’s study abroad programs spanning Europe, Asia, Latin America, Africa and Australia. Programs vary between summer sessions, semester, and year-long academic endeavors.

Student life starts with vibrant campus activities, residential halls, student organizations, and athletic teams. Students have dozens of opportunities to participate in community service programs, while theater groups and religious and special interest organizations offer recreational outlets.

Dickinson cares about the well-being of its student body. Support services, such as career advising, counseling services, a health clinic, the women’s center, and academic workshops are available to all students. Financial aid advising is also available to students who need extra support in paying tuition.

Dickinson College promotes the exploration of academic, professional and global pursuits. Students never find themselves limited or denied assistance among faculty and peers on campus. Dickinson is for those who wish to push the boundaries of intellectual pursuit.

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Dickinson College Map & Location

Dickinson College
College and Louther Streets
Carlisle, PA 17013


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Getting Around Dickinson College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

8/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Carlisle, PA

Winter
Dec
40
26
Jan
36
20
Feb
39
23
Spring
Mar
48
31
Apr
60
40
May
70
49
Summer
Jun
79
59
Jul
83
64
Aug
82
62
Fall
Sep
74
54
Oct
63
43
Nov
52
35

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 2,550
Freshman Class 658
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 2,550

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 6%
  • African American: 4%
  • Caucasian: 81%
  • Asian: 4%
  • Unknown and Other: 5%
Latino 6%
African American 4%
Caucasian 81%
Asian 4%
Unknown and Other 5%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 91%
Part-Time 9%
Women 55%
Men 45%
International 8%
Domestic 92%

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