How much does Bowdoin College cost?

Bowdoin College Cost of Attendance
In-state $53,922
Out-of-state $53,922
On-Campus Room and Board $14,698
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $24,831
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $6,123
$30,000-$48,000 $8,329
$48,000-$75,000 $17,078
$75,000-$110,000 $21,013
Over $110,000 $36,344

Bowdoin College Financial Aid and Debt

87%

Students paying down their debt

$18,833

Typical Total Student Debt

$195

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 56% $41,967
Federal Grants 16% $6,088
Pell grants 16% $4,718
Other federal grants 8% $3,000
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 2% $1,382
Institutional grants or scholarships 52% $42,972
Student loan aid 18% $7,044
Federal student loans 17% $6,481
Other student loans 2% $19,167

Contact Bowdoin College to learn about their financial aid program

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Bowdoin College Admissions

What is Bowdoin College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 10%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 53% of applicants
SAT Reading 680-760
SAT Math 680-750
SAT Writing 690-770
ACT Submissions 27% of applicants
Composite Score 30-33

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Bowdoin College Campus Life

9:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

23

Forbes Ranking

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

95%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1816
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Men
50%
Women
50%

Student Diversity

59%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
62.22%
Unknown
13.27%
Hispanic or Latino
11.12%
Asian
6.61%
Black or African American
6.44%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.28%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.06%

Bowdoin College Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

88%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$58,700

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Bowdoin College

Address

255 Maine Street
Brunswick, ME

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