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Known for its innovative curriculum, global vision and commitment to sustainability initiatives, Dickinson is a four-year residential liberal-arts college chartered in 1783 and located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Our students hail from 39 states and territories and 44 countries on six continents. No matter where you’re from, you’ll feel right at home here. 


Who is an "international applicant"?

If you are a citizen of a country other than a U.S. or a DACA student, you should follow the guidelines for international students. If you are a U.S. dual citizen or permanent resident, you should follow the domestic student guidelines


International Application Info

International Application Info

While most requirements for first-year or transfer admission are the same for all applicants, there are a few additional materials needed from international candidates.

International Scholarships and Aid Information

International Scholarships and Aid Information

Dickinson is committed to providing financial support to all students. Both merit scholarships and need-based financial aid are available for international students.

Virtual Visit Opportunities

Virtual Visit Opportunities

Explore the Dickinson community anytime, from anywhere, through virtual Q&A and tours, virtual information sessions and more.

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Connect With Us

Connect With Us

Feel free to contact us at any time with your questions at studyusa@dickinson.edu. To connect with an individual international admissions counselor, select "international students" from the drop down menu on our staff page.

COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Information

Dickinson places a high value on the impact of international students, scholars and visitors on our campus and community. This international presence brings valuable experience and perspectives to Dickinson. We are committed to working with international students to ensure a Dickinson education remains accessible.

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98% of Dickinsonians are employed, in grad school, undertaking meaningful volunteer work or engaged in a fellowship within one year of graduation.