Pre-Matriculation and Transfer Credit Policies

The Department of History does not approve pre-matriculation credits, including AP and IB test scores and courses taken at other accredited 4-year degree-granting undergraduate institutions.

For students transferring to Dartmouth from other undergraduate instituations, please visit the Undergraduate Dean's Office website for information on credit review of courses taken at your previous college or university.

The History Department will approve study-away transfer term credits for History majors and non-majors for only Dartmouth College's institutional Exchange Programs. The Department will not approve transfer credit from any institution except those mentioned here.

Inquires about transfer credits should be directed to the Vice Chair, Jennifer Miller (

Non-US Institutions

  • Bocconi University, Milan
  • Choulalongkorn University (Engineering)
  • Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
  • Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad Agreement (CASA)—Cuba
  • Federation of German-American Clubs
  • Hebrew University
  • Kanda University (Kuis)
  • Keble College/Oxford
  • Keio University (Japan)
  • Technical University of Denmark
  • University College London
  • University of Copenhagen
  • Waseda University
  • Yonsei University (Seoul)

US Institutions

  • Morehouse and Spelman Colleges (Atlanta)
  • Twelve-College Exchange:
    • Amherst College
    • Bowdoin College
    • Connecticut College
    • Morehouse College
    • Mount Holyoke College
    • National Theatre Institute (Waterford, CT)
    • Smith College
    • Spelman
    • Trinity College
    • Vassar College
    • Wellesley College
    • Wesleyan University
    • Wheaton College
    • Williams Mytic (Mystic, CT)