This policy outlines procedures for spreading or interment of ashes on the Dartmouth campus.
All persons who wish to spread or inter ashes of a deceased person who was a member of the Dartmouth College community (student, alumnus/a, faculty, or staff) anywhere on the Dartmouth campus must have the permission of the College. Contact the Conferences and Events Office (see attached form), who will collect certain information and disseminate it to other appropriate college offices (The William Jewett Tucker Center for Spiritual and Ethical Living, Facilities Operations & Management, Department of Safety & Security, and Gift Planning). If a service at Rollins Chapel, or in other college facilities, occurs in conjunction with the disposition of ashes please note this request on the attached form as well.
If permission is granted:
Exceptions to this policy may be authorized only by the Conferences and Events office.