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First Year Trips

For Incoming Students

For Trip Leaders

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Info for Incoming Students

Congratulations and welcome to Dartmouth! We are SO excited you're joining us in Hanover this fall and we cannot wait to meet YOU! DOC First-Year Trips is an incredible opportunity to connect with your new home and the people that make it so special. Regardless of your prior experience with the outdoors, DOC Trips can be a wonderful, welcoming introduction to Dartmouth.

For now, explore this site, check out our blog, our Instagram (@docfirstyeartrips), our snapchat (@DartmouthTrips), like us on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter. If you have any questions or concerns, don't hesitate to contact us - we can't wait to welcome you to Dartmouth!

How to Registerrobo

When are registrations due? Online or snail mail? What else do I need to know? Find Out!

Gear Requests

Need a sleeping bag? How about a frame pack? Have no fear! You'll be able to request to borrow most needed items of outdoor gear from our extensive supply!


When are trips this year? When can I move into my dorm? We'll be posting the calendar here as soon as we are able to firm up the dates. Check back soon. 

Helpful Links

We know how much you love DOC Trips, but if you need some more info about other parts of the College, here are some helpful links that will help you get settled into your new home here at Dartmouth!

Last Updated: 12/9/18