Bowdoin College

country rank : 293

world rank     : 788

University Overview

  

Established in 1794, Bowdoin College is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized town of Brunswick (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Maine. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Bowdoin College (BC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Bowdoin College (BC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 223 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 10-20% making this US higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. BC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

  

University Name(s)


Acronym
BC


Founded
1794


Motto
Ut Aquila Versus Coelum As an eagle towards the sky


Colours
White


Mascot
Polar bear


Yearly Tuition Range

  




uniRank Tuition Range Matrix

Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported
Int’l student over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
Not reported

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University Admissions

  

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
Yes, based on students’ past academic record and grades

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 10-20%

Admission Office
5000 College Station
Brunswick 04011-8441
+1 (207) 725 3100

 

Size and Profile

  

Student EnrollmentTotal Enrolment Range
1,000-1,999

Academic StaffTotal Faculty Range
800-899

Control TypeControl Type
Private

Entity TypeEntity Type
Non-Profit

 

Facilities and Services 

  

LibraryUniversity Library
Yes Go to Bowdoin College's Library

HousingUniversity Housing and Accommodation
Yes

Sport FacilitiesUniversity Sport Facilities
Yes

Financial AidsUniversity Financial Aids
Yes

Study AbroadStudy Abroad and International Exchange Programs
Yes

Distance Learning
Not reported

 

Accreditation

  

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation
1929

 

Affiliations

  

  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

 

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