Welcome Week

As we kick-off the 2022-2023 school year, we are excited to jump-start the term with a variety of community events, information fairs, and chances to learn about and get involved in a variety of opportunities at Dartmouth. Unless otherwise specified, these opportunities are open to students of ALL class years.

Additionally, we encourage you to check out the links to Dartmouth Groups to find information about other programs, open houses, first club meetings, auditions and try-outs for various student clubs and organizations!

Community Programs

We hope to see you throughout the week at these special events!

Unless otherwise noted, programs are for Dartmouth students and staff ONLY.

Saturday, Sept. 10

Collis Block Party

11:00am - 1:00pm - Collis Patio

Come grab a FREE lunch with staff and students while learning about the different departments, organizations, committees, and councils that bring student life to Dartmouth. We'll also have a variety of Dartmouth giveaways and freebies you'll want to pick up!

Sunday, Sept. 11

Student Involvement Fair

3:00 - 5:00pm - South end of the Green (rain: Leverone Field House)

Come learn about the variety of student clubs, organizations and opportunities at Dartmouth.

Monday, Sept. 12


11:30am - 2:00pm - on the Green

President Phil Hanlon '77 and Gail Gentes '77a invite all members of the Dartmouth community to join them for a cook-out on the Green from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm. Come celebrate the return to campus by joining friends and coworkers for delicious food, live music, and a welcome from campus leadership.

Tuesday, Sept. 13

Student Job Fair

3-5pm - Collis Common Ground

Need a job? Several campus employers will be present to personally talk with you about their part-time jobs on-campus & in the Upper Valley. Open to all Dartmouth students!

HopFilm Advance Screening: Bros

8pm - Loew Auditorium

A special sneak peek look at this smart, swoony and heartfelt comedy about how hard it is to find another tolerable human being to go through life with. Mainstream Hollywood's first romcom about two gay men maybe, possibly, probably, stumbling towards love. Maybe. They're both very busy. Check out the trailer!

Wednesday, Sept. 14

Dartmouth Center for Social Impact

Social Impact Fair

4:30 - 7:30pm - Paganucci Lounge, '53 Commons

Interested in making a meaningful impact on the most pressing social issues? Learn how to turn your passion into action at the Social Impact Fair!

Showcase of Student Dance Groups

8:00pm - Kemeny Courtyard (behind Baker-Berry)

See Dartmouth's talented dance ensembles show off their skills to kick off the year!

Thursday, Sept. 15


3:00 - 5:00pm - Collis Common Ground

Come talk to campus employers and find out about the variety of on-campus jobs available at Dartmouth.

Saturday, Sept. 17



Stroll through the Hood Museum's galleries and check out the new exhibitions on view! Stop by the front desk to pick up a free Hood Museum sticker on your way out.

Auditions, Try-outs & Open Meetings

Are you looking to find out about performance group auditions? Club sports try-outs? Just trying to figure out when an organization is having info sessions or open meetings? Click through to Dartmouth Groups below to find organizational Welcome Week events. Be sure you're logged into Dartmouth Groups using your NetID to see the most information.

Click here for Welcome Week Events on Dartmouth Groups