Bowdoin College

#9 in Liberal Arts Colleges

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Brunswick, MEDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveBachelor's degree1,806 Students14.84 % Acceptance Ratio9:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Bowdoin College is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Brunswick, Maine. It has a total enrollment of 1,806 and student to faculty ratio is 9:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 14.84% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio14.84 %
    Admission Yield49.85 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$65

    The acceptance ratio is 14.84% last year at Bowdoin College where total 6,799 students applied and 1,009 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$51,848
    On-Campus Living Costs$15,382

    The tuition & fees at Bowdoin College, for academic year 2017-2018 is $51,848.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $15,382 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    Campus Housing

    Meal Plan

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service

    On-Campus Daycare

    Bowdoin College provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, Campus Housing, Meal Plan, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service, Placement Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Bowdoin College.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Bowdoin College

Key Stats for Bowdoin College

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Bowdoin College$51,848
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine$37,256

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine60.17%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine81.00%

Student Population small

Bowdoin College1,806
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine22,517

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine66.21%

Major Programs few programs


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Maine66
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