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Dickinson College

High Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
+1 717-243-5121
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Parent of a Graduate

Dickinson is that college. They provide you information about themselves on the tour then provide... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Charlottesville, Virginia
Grandson attends Dickinson

Great school. Small,extra special attention to students, small classes with personal approach by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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High Street, Carlisle, PA 17013
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Dickinson is that college. They provide you information about themselves on the tour then provide what they stated. Their aboard program provided my daughter an amazing opportunity. The staff members responded immediately and respectfully to allontacts. This college is a gem. Hoping the new president...More

Thank cindywR6830HX
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great school. Small,extra special attention to students, small classes with personal approach by professors. Friendly environment, Everyone seems to know everyone. School wants students to have a good educational and community living experience. School also wants a 100% graduation rate so the staff works to...More

Thank oldfolkinDickinson
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were walking in the downtown area and stopped at the college. Beautiful historic campus and grounds. Nice area to walk.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Landscaping is beautiful and focused on sustainability with many areas planted with edibles. Lovely, stone buildings. Borders Carlisle town.

Thank Marianne S
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Our first visit with our son, who is in the process of looking at colleges. They had a visit day, Discover Dickinson, which was very informative. We were really impressed with the school and what it has to offer. The admissions staff and students who...More

Thank dclmom34
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

First time on campus. Impressed with admissions staff. Very nice college campus. Admissions person who conducted the information session had some very thoughtful comments about the benefits of a liberal arts education which articulated something that I had understood at a gut level and she...More

Thank ommm77
Reviewed 13 June 2017

One of the great colonial college campuses in the USA. Worth a visit, including the Trout Gallery and the main campus. Visit the science center if you have the time.

Thank Jeffrey B
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were given clear directions how to get to Dickinson from the museum; it took just a few minutes at a leisurely pace. I would have liked to explore the campus more--we just went to the bookstore--however, I don't know if we would have been...More

Thank 76desert
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Joseph Priestly's air gun and burning lens on display at this old School. Lots of history here in the town. Charming campus, walking distance to some of the town's shops, but a drive to Wal*Mart. Some professors reported as unrealistic in their grading. Junior abroad...More

Thank BARBARA F
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Visited to tour. My daughter's second visit after she was accepted. This campus is just beautiful. We love al open areas, the buildings, the dorm rooms sizes are comfortably roomy, the red adirondack chair all around the grounds adds to the beautiful sight.

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