Points of Pride

Two and a half centuries of Dartmouth achievements, turning points, contributions, and leadership

Dartmouth Milestones

The Great Day

1967
378 female students from Wellesley, Smith, Mt. Holyoke and Colby Junior College attended the event.

The Hood Art Museum Opens

1985
Dartmouth’s collections are among the oldest and largest of any college or university in the country.

Coeducation

1972
Women had been coming to campus through exchanges in the years leading up to coeducation, but they could not graduate with a Dartmouth degree.

Memorial Field Completed

1923
While originally built in 1893, Memorial Field and its stadium were not completed until 1923.

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