How much does Bates College cost?

Bates College Cost of Attendance
In-state $53,794
Out-of-state $53,794
On-Campus Room and Board $15,224
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $25,113
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $7,779
$30,000-$48,000 $9,079
$48,000-$75,000 $11,669
$75,000-$110,000 $22,181
Over $110,000 $40,890

Bates College Financial Aid and Debt

90%

Students paying down their debt

$14,450

Typical Total Student Debt

$149

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 46% $42,790
Federal Grants 11% $4,702
Pell grants 11% $4,616
Other federal grants
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 1% $1,500
Institutional grants or scholarships 43% $42,572
Student loan aid 22% $7,046
Federal student loans 19% $4,978
Other student loans 4% $22,149

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Bates College Admissions

What is Bates College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 18%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions of applicants
SAT Reading
SAT Math
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions of applicants
Composite Score

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Bates College Campus Life

10:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

35

Forbes Ranking

86%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

89%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1787
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Women
51%
Men
49%

Student Diversity

49%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
70.45%
Unknown
12.48%
Hispanic or Latino
8.11%
Black or African American
4.87%
Asian
3.92%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.11%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.06%

Bates College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

86%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$55,700

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Bates College

Address

2 Andrews Road
Lewiston, ME

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Small City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify