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You can direct your philanthropy to specific departments and programs that are particularly close to your heart, from academics and research to athletics and the arts.

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The Full Dartmouth Experience

From First-Year Trips to commencement, Dartmouth students grow through academic achievement, peer engagement, and learning from leading teacher-scholars. Giving to the Dartmouth College Fund supports the best possible undergraduate student experience.
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Hopkins Center Program Impact Fund

Support the future of the arts at Dartmouth with a gift to the reimagined Hopkins Center. The fund is designed to provide sustaining support for the array of impactful arts programming at the Hopkins Center for the Arts.
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Dartmouth College Fund

The Dartmouth College Fund provides nearly half of all undergraduate financial aid every year. Please give to the DCF to ensure Dartmouth can meet the financial needs of every student.
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Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer

This new initiative gives researchers the support and entrepreneurial guidance needed to bring innovations to the marketplace for the benefit of cancer patients—and provides students with learning opportunities in biomedical entrepreneurship. The Accelerator is a joint initiative of the Cancer Center, the Geisel School of Medicine, and Dartmouth’s Magnuson Center for Entrepreneurship. Your gift to the Accelerator will provide the financial resources to advance new technologies and treatments for cancer and to develop the next generation of Dartmouth biomedical entrepreneurs.
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Friends of Water Polo

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Water Polo provides equipment and resources for student-athletes to train, travel, and thrive as they represent Dartmouth regionally and nationally.
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Friends of Ultimate Frisbee

Gifts to the Friends of Dartmouth Ultimate Frisbee enable our team to travel to tournaments across the country and compete nationally.
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Friends of Triathlon Club

Gifts to the Friends of Dartmouth Triathlon provide crucial resources needed for Dartmouth triathletes to train and compete, including team travel, entry fees, and the purchase of equipment and technology.
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Friends of Men's Rugby

Your gift to Dartmouth Men’s Rugby will help create a world-class experience for the members of the team, allowing them to compete at the highest level.
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Friends of Figure Skating

The Dartmouth Figure Skating  Club has won six national championship titles. Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Figure Skating will support a tradition of excellence and commitment to being competitive at the highest level of collegiate competition.
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Friends of Fencing

The Friends of Dartmouth Fencing provide crucial resources needed for the team to train and compete nationally—your support helped the coed team take first place at the USACFC College Fencing National Championship in 2018.
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Friends of Cycling

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Cycling helps our team meet multiple expenses, including equipment, travel and race entry fees, ultimately helping us send racers to compete in national championships.
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Friends of Club Sports

Every Dartmouth club sports team requires resources beyond the institutional budget to be truly successful. Your support through the Friends programs enhances our ability to train, schedule, travel, and operate our programs.
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Friends of Cheerleading

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Cheerleading helps our team with uniforms, travel, and other expenses so that they can support our other Big Green teams throughout their seasons.
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Friends of the Irving Institute

Your gift to the Friends of the Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society supports its mission to engage the Dartmouth community in helping society transition to a future where energy systems are affordable, reliable, accessible, and sustainable.
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Friends of the Dickey Center

Your gift to the the Friends of the Dickey Center will help students and faculty across Dartmouth build bridges to help solve some of the most vexing challenges before our global community.
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The Vox Clamantis Intergenerational Fund for Student Mental Health and Well-Being

Your gift of any size to The Vox Clamantis Intergenerational Fund for Student Mental Health and Well-Being will support student mental health initiatives at Dartmouth now and in the future.
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Undergraduate Learning Fellows

Your support for the Dartmouth Learning Fellows Program will help create partnerships between professors, undergraduate students, learning designers, and faculty developers to design and deliver active and collaborative learning environments. 
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Tuck Annual Giving (TAG): Highest Priorities

Your gift to Tuck Annual Giving provides flexible, current- and future-use support for everything from Tuck’s core operations to our most cutting-edge innovations and strategic priorities.
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Tribal Service and Solutions Project

Your gift to the Tribal Service and Solutions Project will help empower Dartmouth students, faculty, and alumni to generate positive change in Native American communities, addressing inequities that have long hindered the prosperity of tribal nations.
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Thayer School Annual Fund

The Thayer School Annual Fund provides financial aid, tools, equipment, and facilities and gives all Dartmouth students opportunities to experience the creative power and real-life applicability of design thinking, problem-solving methods, and technical knowledge.
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Undergraduate Research Excellence Fund

The Undergraduate Research Excellence Fund provides general support for faculty-mentored research. The fund is a flexible resource that sustains and enhances research opportunities in a broad array of academic programs. 
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Student Experiential Learning Fund

By investing in the Student Experiential Learning Fund, you’re helping build students’ confidence and skills. This innovative program provides students with a range of experiences, including internships, research, and leadership training.
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Rockefeller Center First Year Fellows Program

Your support for the Rockefeller Center First-Year Fellows Program provides a unique opportunity for up to 25 first-year students to engage meaningfully in public policy early in their Dartmouth career.
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Parents and Grandparents Fund

Your gift to the Parents and Grandparents Fund celebrates your own student’s time at Dartmouth and helps ensure that all students have an excellent Dartmouth experience.
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Off-Campus Programs Travel Fund

Give to the Off-Campus Programs Travel Fund to help ensure every student has an outstanding term away from the Dartmouth campus.
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Wetterhahn Symposium

Your support for the Karen E. Wetterhahn Science Symposium advances the career of scholars from all walks of life and all stages of their careers, helping them connect, share perspectives, and brainstorm new ideas.
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Irving Institute Director's Fund for Excellence

Your gift to the Director’s Fund will help ensure that the Arthur L. Irving Institute for Energy and Society has the resources it needs to meet special opportunities for research, scholarship, programming.
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The Institute for Black Intellectual and Cultural Life Gift Fund

Your gift to the Institute for Black Intellectual and Cultural Life at Dartmouth College will support distinguished visitors, research projects, and scholarly and public programming exploring the impacts of anti-Black racism on students, faculty, and staff of all backgrounds.
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Fund for the Geisel School of Medicine

With your gift to the Fund for Geisel, you are providing Geisel students with vital support that will help them become the best physicians, scientists, and health care leaders they can be.
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Friends of the William Jewett Tucker Center

Your support for the William Jewett Tucker Center for Spiritual and Ethical Life builds relationships across identities, engages in dialogue on meaningful issues, and cultivates spiritual and ethical lives that will make a profound difference on campus and beyond.
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Friends of Student Workshops at the Hopkins Center for the Arts

Gifts to the Friends of Student Workshops help fund the Ceramics Studio, the Donald Claflin Jewelry Studio, and the Woodworking Workshop. Each features professional staff who provide a hands-on introduction to their crafts through non-credit, workshop-style classes and open studios.
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School of Graduate and Advanced Studies at Dartmouth Annual Fund

The Guarini Schools ultimate goal is to prepare world-leading scholars who can also drive change. Your gift to its annual fund helps fund more fellowships, attract a greater diversity of students, and create outstanding professional development programs.
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Friends of Rockefeller Center

Your gift to the Friends of Rockefeller Center will strengthen and expand courses, seminars, exchanges, and other experiences for undergraduates that will support wise, effective leaders dedicated to serving others.
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Friends of the Rassias Center

Your gift to the Friends of the Rassias Center will help Dartmouths Rassias Center promote cultural understanding by offering language instruction to our students and to visitors from around the world.
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Friends of Ledyard Canoe Club

The Ledyard Canoe Club has been supporting flatwater and whitewater recreation since 1920. Today, the club rents canoes, kayaks, and paddle boards, and organizes extended paddling excursions, thanks to your support.
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Friends of the Hood Museum of Art

The Hood Museum of Art is one of the world’s most dynamic teaching museums. Gifts to the Friends of the Hood support more than 100 special programs, lectures, gallery exhibitions, and hands-on learning opportunities.
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Friends of the Handel Society of Dartmouth College

The Handel Society of Dartmouth College is the oldest student, faculty, staff, and community organization in the United States devoted to the performance of choral-orchestral major works. Your support keeps it vibrant and thriving.
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Friends of Dartmouth Women's Volleyball

As the volleyball world continues to evolve and teams everywhere improve, the Friends of Dartmouth Womens Volleyball make a significant difference for our team. Your gift helps ensure that our team will continue to shine.
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Friends of Dartmouth Women's Rugby

Over four decades, Dartmouth’s women’s rugby has evolved from a group of novice ruggers to a nationally ranked, elite program. Gifts to the Friends of Women's Rugby have helped make this possible. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Track

Gifts to Friends of Dartmouth Track & Field/Cross Country are a crucial element in developing our roster of more than 100 student-athletes’ strength and depth, allowing them to compete at the highest level.
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Friends of Dartmouth Tennis

Your gifts to the Friends of Dartmouth Tennis provide access to advanced equipment and technology that play a crucial role in enabling our teams to compete for Ivy championships and against nationally ranked opponents.
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Friends of the Dartmouth Symphony Orchestra

Your support to the Friends of the Dartmouth Symphony Orchestra brings world-class symphony performances to the Upper Valley and provides first-rate experiences for student musicians.
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Friends of Dartmouth Swimming and Diving

Gifts to the Friends of Dartmouth Swimming make possible the team’s annual training trip, team apparel, special training equipment, and more robust recruiting so our swimmers compete at the highest level.
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Friends of Dartmouth Squash

Support for the Friends of Dartmouth Squash is essential to the growth of the program, helping to purchase special equipment and expand recruiting efforts so we can continue to compete against top-ranked opponents.
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Friends of Dartmouth Softball

Gifts to the Friends of Dartmouth Softball help players and coaches with the equipment and resources to prepare for the season, find and commit top recruits, and travel to games across the country.
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Friends of Dartmouth Soccer

Dartmouth men’s and women’s soccer teams have won 19 Ivy League championships and made 26 NCAA tournament appearances. You can support their continued success.
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Friends of Dartmouth Skiway

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Skiway helps keep the Ivy Leagues only private ski mountain vibrant and thriving for all community members.
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Friends of Dartmouth Skiing

The Friends of Dartmouth Skiing elevate our alpine and Nordic programs in multiple ways, including two weeks of early-season training in Colorado and crucial training equipment, such as heart rate monitors and roller skis. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Ski Patrol

Members of the Dartmouth Ski Patrol promote safety and provide emergency first-responder services at the Dartmouth Skiway. Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Ski Patrol will help us purchase equipment and uniforms and reduce the cost of training and certification.
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Friends of Dartmouth Sailing

The Friends of Dartmouth Sailing have helped transform Dartmouth into a highly regarded program that has won multiple national championships. Friends provide funding for essential equipment, assistant coaching compensation, and expanded travel opportunities.
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Friends of Dartmouth Rowing

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Rowing makes possible two annual training trips, team apparel and equipment, and a more robust recruitment program. 
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Friends of the Dartmouth Outing Club

The Dartmouth Outing Club is the largest collegiate outing club in America and the umbrella organization for several outdoor recreation groups, including the Ledyard Canoe Club and Dartmouth Ski Patrol. Your support helps ensure the DOC continues to offer a vibrant mix of programs. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Lacrosse

Our men’s and women’s lacrosse teams strive to compete nationally and capture Ivy League titles. With the support of the Friends of Dartmouth Lacrosse, we offer a first-class experience to our players and invest in their development.
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Friends of Dartmouth Hockey

Between equipment costs and the need to recruit across the globe, hockey is one of the most expensive collegiate sports. Fortunately, the Friends of Dartmouth Hockey generously help our players compete and succeed in one of the nation’s premier hockey conferences. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Golf

With the support of the Friends of Dartmouth Golf, our teams can attend more top-level tournaments. This expanded schedule and better equipment, also made possible by the Friends, prepare our golfers for the Ivy League Championships. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Football

With the support of the Friends of Dartmouth Football, our program produces competitive teams while developing leaders who excel on and off the field. Your gift helps us with recruitment and provides players with strength and specialty coaching, technology upgrades, and training equipment. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Field Hockey

Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Field Hockey strengthens our entire program. Donors advance the vibrancy and competitiveness of our team, helping us improve our training and purchase new equipment. 
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Friends of Dartmouth Equestrian

Thanks to the Friends of Dartmouth Equestrian, our team can host shows, attend clinics, and train across the country. Your generosity helps with the care of our horses and enables us explore new competitive experiences.
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Friends of the Dartmouth Dance Ensemble

Support the Dartmouth Dance Ensemble, a professionally led student performing group that showcases student and professional choreographers, exposing members to a breadth of styles and content.
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Friends of the Dartmouth College Wind Ensemble

The Dartmouth College Wind Ensemble performs music from the late 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries for the local community and beyond through concerts, outreach projects, and charitable endeavors.
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Friends of Dartmouth Basketball

The Friends of Dartmouth Basketball provide crucial resources that enable the men’s and women’s teams to compete and win in the Ivy League and beyond. Your generosity supports player development, team travel, and recruiting.
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Friends of Dartmouth Baseball

Dartmouth fields competitive baseball teams, with two Ivy titles and eight Red Rolfe championships in the past decade. Your gift to the Friends of Dartmouth Baseball supports salaries, recruitment efforts, and the annual spring trip.
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Friends of the Coast Jazz Orchestra

he Coast Jazz Orchestra explores the full spectrum of jazz and creative music, from Ellington and Mingus to the latest original compositions. Support creative interaction, structural innovation, and American ingenuity.
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Friends of Al-Nur

Al-Nur—“the Light” in Arabic—is the Muslim student association and is affiliated with the Tucker Center. It provides spiritual support for students and welcomes the entire Dartmouth community. Support its work by joining the Friends of Al-Nur.
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Faculty Excellence Fund

Our teacher-scholars are at the heart of the Dartmouth educational experience. Recruiting, retaining, and nurturing the best faculty is a top priority. With your help, Dartmouth will expand its faculty support.
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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Accelerator Gift Fund

Your gift to the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Accelerator Gift Fund will help provide a strong foundation for positive change on campus and beyond. 
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Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning

By making a transformative gift to the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning, you will help remove barriers, promote evidence-based practices, and nurture a culture that values and rewards outstanding teaching.
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Conference Grants for Undergraduates

At Dartmouth, the liberal arts and world-class research go hand in hand. By supporting undergraduate conference grants, more Dartmouth students will  interact with top scholars in their fields and present their research.
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Scholarship Endowments

Dartmouth’s endowment is designed to last forever, and through careful management, it provides a substantial amount of funding for financial aid, teaching, research, and operations every year. Learn how you can establish an endowed fund.
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Center for Technology and Behavioral Health

Support the creation of digital health therapies and the training of leaders in evidence-based digital health. You can help develop digital health therapies for behavioral needs such as addiction and disease management.
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International Student Scholarship Fund

Support for international undergraduate scholarships means all students can have exposure to a mix of life experiences, cultures, and world views. Gifts of all sizes help grow the international student endowment.
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Athletic Director's Fund for Excellence

Giving to the Athletic Director's Fund for Excellence helps the Department of Athletics focus on pressing needs, strengthen our sports programs, and enhance their competitiveness.
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Academic Enrichment Fund for Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities

Your gift supports learning and research related to Asian American, Pacific Islander, and diasporic communities at Dartmouth. The fund promotes cultural understanding and facilitates dialogue examining racism, displacement, and intersectionality.
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African and African American Academic Enrichment Fund

Dartmouth’s African and African American Studies program is among the oldest in the nation, working to create an inclusive and equitable future through teachings and scholarship that help students understand and act on the forces of structural racism.
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Athletic Sponsors Program

Ensure that Big Green teams are as competitive as possible. The Athletic Sponsor Program provides vital recruiting resources for all varsity sports. These funds bring more than 200 top prospects to campus each year for a first-hand view of the Dartmouth experience. 
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Friends of the Dartmouth College Marching Band

The Dartmouth College Marching Band keeps fans cheering at football games and other events. Keep them marching with your gift to Friends of the Dartmouth College Marching Band.
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Friends of Dartmouth College Library

The Friends of Dartmouth College Library enrich library resources, host lectures, and support programs such as the library’s Book Arts Workshop. Help continue a tradition of information stewardship and the love of learning.
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Friends of the Dartmouth College Glee Club

The Dartmouth College Glee Club repertory spans five centuries, from masterworks of opera, musicals, a cappella works, and the cherished songs of Dartmouth College. Your gift helps support the art of chorale performance.
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Friends of Dartmouth Center for Social Impact

The Dartmouth Center for Social Impact prepares students to be transformative leaders through community-driven experiential learning. Students develop skills, scholarship, and passion to solve the most pressing social problems. You can help.

Ways to Give

There are many ways to make a gift that supports Dartmouth students and faculty, but almost all ways of donating fall under three broad categories: annual giving, which has an immediate impact; endowed giving and building projects, which is an investment for the long term; and planned giving, which typically refers to gifts that are part of an estate plan. 

Annual Giving


Dartmouth directs annual gifts to its immediate priorities. At the undergraduate level, the Dartmouth College Fund and the Parents and Grandparents Fund provide nearly half of all undergraduate financial aid. 
 

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Professional School Annual Funds

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Tuck Annual Giving

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Thayer Annual Fund

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Fund for the Geisel School of Medicine

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Guarini School Annual Fund

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Planned Giving

Planned gifts—also known as legacy gifts or estate giving—are long-term forms of supporting Dartmouth, such as including the university in your will. 

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Endowment & Building Projects

Gifts to the endowment and capital projects are powerful expressions of paying it forward for multiple generations.


Friends Support

Friends groups support clubs, programs, and activities across campus, giving every student the opportunity for a robust, well-rounded Dartmouth experience. 

 

Our Five Areas of Focus

Under President Beilock’s leadership, our institution is committed to fulfilling and expanding our mission through five areas of focus.

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Diverse lived experiences and free expression

as demonstrated by Dartmouth Dialogues

Contact Us To Support A Priority
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Health and well-being across the Dartmouth community

as demonstrated by the Commitment to Care initiative, the new Chief Health & Wellness Officer, and a focus on childcare and housing

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Innovation and global impact

through an investment into groundbreaking research happening in our West End and beyond

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Environmental responsibility

for our campus and planet, by implementing efforts to reach Real Carbon Zero and pioneering polar and climate research

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Lifelong Dartmouth

by encouraging alumni, friends, and family to remain connected to the community

Why I Give

Financial aid remains one of the best paths to take young people with incredible potential and make a transformational difference in their lives.
- Rebecca Tadikonda ’95
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Dartmouth Announces $25 Million Gift to the Arts

Daryl and Steven Roth ’62 TU’63 make the lead gift toward renovating and expanding the Hopkins Center, the largest gift to the arts in Dartmouth history.

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