In the fall intake of 2018, a total of 6,248 students applied for Dickinson College admissions. 49%of the total applicants were offered admission to various courses. Only the students meeting the eligibility criteria can get admission to the college. Out of the total students admitted, 2,556 were the males while 3,692 females took admission in various programs. The average class size is 15.
Dickinson College offers more than 45 minors and certificate programs, independent research, internships, externships, etc to the national and international students. The college has 9:1 student to faculty ratio which indicates that each individual will be offered equal attention.
|Application Portal||Apply online or through The Common Application|
|Application Fee (non-refundable)||Application fee USD 65|
|Admission intake||By deadlines|
|Minimum SAT Score||1350 or higher|
|Mode of Payment||Credit/Debit card|
|Intake Seasons||Fall/Spring and summer|
|Work Experience||Required in some courses|
|Financial Aid||Loans, Grants, and Scholarships available|
|E-mail for international email@example.com|
|Early Decision I||Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline- November 15|
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification- Mid-December
Enrollment Deposit Deadline- Two-three weeks after accepting the offer
|Early Decision II||Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline- January 15|
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification- Mid-February
Enrollment Deposit Deadline- Two/ three weeks post accepting the offer
|Regular Decision||Admissions & Financial Aid Deadline- January 15|
Admissions Decision & Financial Aid Notification- Late March
Enrollment Deposit Deadline- May 1
The international students willing to study in the US have to adhere to the admission requirements which are different from the national students’ applying at the college. The below-mentioned information will guide the students to apply accurately at Dickinson College.
Application Portal: The international students can apply online through The Common Application
Application fees: USD 65 (for UG courses)
Academic requirements: ACT/SAT, Official transcripts. The international students are suggested to apply with duly filled application form so that their application doesn’t get rejected. The students’ academic records from the institution they have attended must reach the university within the allotted time period.
Optional Requirements: Personal Essay and Letters of Recommendation. An essay must be included with the common application form. The international students can send their application along with the required documents at the following address:
All the international applicants applying from non-native English speaking countries must show their proficiency in the English language. The TOEFL, IELTS scores needed to get shortlisted is mentioned below:
|Programs||Minimum Score Required|
|TOEFL||Internet-based test (IBT)- 100 (though the minimum score is 90)|
Paper-based test- Minimum is 570 and preferred is 600
In case the students’ test result falls below the preferred minimum score, they need to send additional information to support their fluency in the English language, like a letter of recommendation from their English teacher to get admission. The certified copy must be sent to the college via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
The International students planning to study at the university need to apply for a student visa to study in the USA post they are shortlisted by the university to pursue their studies. Once the students are accepted to a study abroad program, they receive, via the online application system, guidelines for each Dickinson program.
To apply for an F-1 visa, international students must complete the following steps.
Undergraduate degree-seeking international students are allowed to pursue their studies here. Some of the popular courses include offered at the university include Accounting and Finance, Accounting Concentration, Accounting and Finance, Accounting Concentration (BS), Aviation Science, Aviation Management Concentration (BS) among others.
Where to Apply: Common Application
Application Fee: USD 65