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Discover Dartmouth’s historic campaign

The Call to Lead is a bold invitation to Dartmouth’s global community to engage with the most pressing human concerns of our times. Through this $3 billion campaign, we will effect change and improve lives around the world by pursuing three key goals.

Advance our distinctive educational model

to become the unparalleled leader in liberal arts education

Pursue discoveries that benefit humanity

by investing in key areas for global impact

Prepare students for lives of leadership

to meet the world's great challenges with wisdom

62% to Goal
81,721 Participants

How Will You Answer the Call?

This is a campaign for everyone who loves Dartmouth—and believes in the power of future generations. Thousands of alumni, parents, and friends have supported Dartmouth through The Call to Lead. Join us by giving to the Dartmouth initiatives, schools, or institutes that mean the most to you. Now is our time to change the world!

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Choose Your Path

Today’s Dartmouth students and faculty want to make a difference right now in our complex, global, technology-driven society. Their work begins here in Hanover. You can join their efforts by investing in the part of the campaign that speaks to your own interests.

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Supporting All of Dartmouth

Dartmouth is the fusion of a renowned liberal arts college and a robust research university, with schools, departments, and disciplines working together to provide students with an unparalleled liberal arts experience. You can support the campaign by giving directly to one of Dartmouth’s schools, centers, institutes, or other divisions.

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Dartmouth Hall philanthropy

Boston Event Highlights Women Committing $22.5 Million for Scholarships, Dartmouth Hall

Pledging to renovate a campus icon, Dartmouth women demonstrate the power of their collective philanthropy with a dollar-for-dollar match of $12.5 million.

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Computer Science Transformation Closer to Reality as Dartmouth Community Gathers in Chicago

$10 million gift from Val and Greg Jensen and major milestone of $200 million in bequests announced at celebration

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“Alma Mater Means Something to Me”

The award-winning author and historian Annette Gordon-Reed talks about the liberal arts, leadership, and why Dartmouth matters to her.

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Connecticut Alumni, Parents Celebrate Approach to 250th Anniversary as Campaign Progresses to $1.8 Billion Milestone

$10 million gift from Lisa and Scott Stuart strengthens design capabilities at intersection of engineering and computer science.

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