Davidson College - Davidson, NC

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    The Davidson Trust

    The Davidson Trust makes it possible for talented students from all backgrounds to attend Davidson.

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    Study Abroad
    Bring Your Passport

    Approximately 80 percent of the student body study, travel, work or perform service abroad.

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    Civic Engagement

    Davidson creates active, educated citizens who are involved in the community.

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    Visit Davidson
    The Great Outdoors

    Venture to the lakes and mountains of western North Carolina or step out your front door to the college's ecological preserve.

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    College Initiatives

    The Entrepreneurship Initiative is designed to inspire, connect, and support an engaged community of entrepreneurs.

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    We are 2,000 strong

    We inspire better ways, stronger people, and new ideas. We don't just prepare for the world, we prepare to make it better.

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  • Game Changers

    Game Changers Campaign Logo: Inspiring Leaders to Change the World

    Inspiring Leaders to Transform the World

    Davidson's $425-million comprehensive campaign focuses on the college's highest aspirations and aims to raise support for scholarships, enrichment of the academic and athletic experience and programs to help students lead and innovate in an evolving world. No institution is better positioned to reimagine the liberal arts tradition within this modern world than Davidson, which holds itself and its community to the highest standards of intellectual inquiry and humane action.

  • The Davidson Trust

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    A commitment to students and need-blind admission

    Davidson is committed to educational excellence and access, and The Davidson Trust ensures an exceptional liberal arts education is possible for all talented students, irrespective of their family’s ability to pay. Your gifts make Davidson possible for students who may think it is out of reach. Before we can prepare the next generation of game changers for lives of leadership and service, we have to get them to campus.

  • Academic Neighborhood

    Academic Neighborhood

    A New Model for Liberal Arts Education in the 21st Century

    Davidson is undertaking a comprehensive construction/renovation plan for six academic buildings, and continuing with new opportunities for curricular expansion. The 10-year plan will restructure the main academic portion of campus to create learning spaces that foster new methods of interdisciplinary learning. The six buildings will be  expanded, renovated or constructed over the next decade to create a "neighborhood" with flexible learning spaces and common areas.

  • Internship Challenge

    Davidson College Intership Challenge

    Find, Form, and Fund Internships for Students

    Internships provide valuable and professional experiences for our students. Alumni, parents, families and friends of Davidson College are encouraged to support the Davidson Internship Challenge by connecting students to open internships, forming an internship specifically for a Davidson student, or by making a gift to fund an internship opportunity.

  • Entrepreneurship

    Davidson College Entrepreneurship Initiative

    Campus-Wide Entrepreneurship Initiative Fosters Innovative Ideas

    The entrepreneurship initiative creates a community of entrepreneurs committed to finding innovative solutions to challenging problems. Davidson supports young alumni and students with resources and structure to launch sustainable ventures. With a collective ownership from stakeholders on and off campus, young entrepreneurs explore social innovation, immerse themselves in the Venture Lab and intern at start-up companies around the world.

  • Davidson Journal

    Davidson Journal Cover Spring 2015 Issue

    The Magazine of Davidson College

    The online version of Davidson College's magazine features all of the content of the print issue, including multimedia Web exclusives. Read more about the creative work and original research of faculty and students, as well as college initiatives and priorities. Find out about Davidson alumni who are exerting a disproportionate impact for good in the world.