Total Enrollment 1,777
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 9 : 1

Bowdoin College
5700 College Station - President's Office, Brunswick, Maine 04011-8448
(207) 725-3000

It is the mission of the College to engage students of uncommon promise in an intense full-time education of their minds, exploration of their creative faculties and development of their social and leadership abilities, in a four-year course of study and residence that concludes with a baccalaureate degree in the liberal arts. Two guiding ideas suffuse Bowdoin's mission. The first, from the College of the 18th and 19th centuries, defines education in terms of a social vision. "Literary institutions are founded and endowed for the common good, and not for the private advantage of those who resort to them. . more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities Teacher certification
Study abroad
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Campus Setting Town: Distant
Disability Services Student 6%
Yearly Application Deadline 11/15
Admissions Office Phone 207-725-3100
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address Admissions Office 5000 College Station Brunswick, ME 04011
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $60

In order to be accepted to Bowdoin College, you should have:

  • A High School Record
Test Scores
Bowdoin College SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 660
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 750
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 660
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 750
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 660
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 750
Bowdoin College ACT SCORES
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 30
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 33
ACT English (25th Percentile) 31
ACT English (75th Percentile) 34
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 27
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 33
ACT Writing (25th Percentile) 8
ACT Writing (75th Percentile) 10
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