How much does Dickinson College cost?

Dickinson College Cost of Attendance
In-state $52,955
Out-of-state $52,955
On-Campus Room and Board $13,236
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,362
Average Annual Cost $32,468
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $10,201
$30,000-$48,000 $11,933
$48,000-$75,000 $16,403
$75,000-$110,000 $24,241
Over $110,000 $40,388

Dickinson College Financial Aid and Debt

89%

Students paying down their debt

$21,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$217

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 79% $32,240
Federal Grants 14% $5,365
Pell grants 14% $4,467
Other federal grants 14% $1,114
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 7% $3,440
Institutional grants or scholarships 76% $33,079
Student loan aid 48% $5,769
Federal student loans 42% $5,675
Other student loans 12% $8,845

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 138 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 159 Up to $10,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 202 Up to $750
Play a sport 147 Up to $1,500
Visit a college campus 274 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 272 Up to $2,000
Take a challenging class 295 Up to $3,000
Do community service 272 Up to $75
Take a foreign language class 161 Up to $5,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Dickinson College Admissions

What is Dickinson College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 49%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 55% of applicants
SAT Reading 590-675
SAT Math 600-690
SAT Writing 590-680
ACT Submissions 27% of applicants
Composite Score 27-31

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Dickinson College Campus Life

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

118

Forbes Ranking

80%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

83%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2422
Living on campus
Transfer Students 7%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Women
58%
Men
42%

Student Diversity

52%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
68.46%
Unknown
15.94%
Hispanic or Latino
7.27%
Black or African American
4.62%
Asian
3.47%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.17%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.08%

Dickinson College Graduation Success

90%

First Year Student Retention

80%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$54,800

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Dickinson College

Dickinson College was created explicitly for high purposes- to prepare young people, by means of a useful education in the liberal arts and sciences, for engaged lives of citizenship and leadership in the service of society.

Address

College and Louther Streets
Carlisle, PA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify