Bowdoin College
Brunswick, ME
January 1st
Student Ranked #11
Out-of-State $45,446 / In-State $45,446
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Parchment Member Admission information for 521 students Interested in Bowdoin College last year
Academic Performance
31
2048
3.7
Top States
  • 13% California
  • 9% Other/Foreign
  • 8% Massachusetts
  • 6% New Jersey
  • 5% New York
Top Majors
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Economics, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
Demographics
55% female
45% male
  • 60% Caucasian
  • 12% East Asian
  • 6% Hispanic
  • 4% African-American
  • 4% South Asian
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Parchment Member Admission information for 35 students Applying to Bowdoin College last year
Academic Performance
31
2089
3.8
Top States
  • 20% California
  • 14% Massachusetts
  • 6% Florida
  • 6% New Hampshire
  • 6% New York
Top Majors
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Computer Science
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Demographics
54% female
46% male
  • 57% Caucasian
  • 11% Other
  • 9% East Asian
  • 9% Hispanic
  • 3% Middle-Eastern
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Parchment Member Admission information for 31 students Accepted to Bowdoin College last year
Academic Performance
31
2173
3.9
Top States
  • 6% California
  • 6% Connecticut
  • 6% Maryland
  • 6% Maine
  • 6% Michigan
Top Majors
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • Computer Science
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Physics, General
  • Environmental Studies
Demographics
23% female
77% male
  • 48% Caucasian
  • 19% Hispanic
  • 10% None Indicated
  • 6% East Asian
  • 3% African-American
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Parchment Member Admission information for 37 students Denied by Bowdoin College last year
Academic Performance
31
2114
3.7
Top States
  • 27% California
  • 8% Michigan
  • 8% Other/Foreign
  • 8% Wisconsin
  • 5% Massachusetts
Top Majors
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Economics, General
  • Sociology
  • Computer Science
Demographics
49% female
51% male
  • 68% Caucasian
  • 22% East Asian
  • 3% African-American
  • 3% Hispanic
  • 3% Other
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Basic Information
Bowdoin College Official Admissions Statistics 2012 - 2013 Academic Year

Application Deadline
  • Early Decision Deadline: November 15th
  • Regular Decision Deadline: January 1st
Cost
  • Application Fees: $60
  • Tuition: $45,446
  • Room and Board: $12,010
Admission Overview
  • Applicants: 7,052
  • Admitted: 1,054
  • Acceptance Rate: 14.9%
  • Yield Rate: 47.2%
Enrollment
  • Undergraduates: 1,809
Most Popular Degrees
  • Economics, General
  • Political Science & Government, General
  • English Language & Literature, General
  • History, General
  • Biochemistry